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Ball gown

Designer:
Jacques Doucet (French, Paris 1853–1929 Paris)
Date:
1898–1900
Culture:
French
Medium:
silk
Credit Line:
Gift of Orme Wilson and R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of their mother, Mrs. Caroline Schermerhorn Astor Wilson, 1949
Accession Number:
49.3.27a, b
Not on view
Marking: [label] " Doucet, 21 Rue de la Paix, Paris."
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Seeds of Fashion," February 15, 1951–August 31, 1951.

Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology. "Femme Fatale: Fashion and Visual Culture in Fin-de-Siecle Paris," October 22, 2002–January 25, 2003.

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