Help us bring life to art, and art to lives. Make a donation.

close-button
Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Ball gown

Designer:
Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978)
Date:
1949
Culture:
American
Medium:
silk
Credit Line:
Gift of Eleanor Lambert , 1957
Accession Number:
C.I.57.31.1
Not on view
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Model as Muse: Embodying Fashion," May 6, 2009–August 9, 2009.

Related Objects

Muslin

Artist: Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Date: 1953 Medium: cotton Accession: 2009.300.781 On view in:Not on view

Ball gown

Artist: Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Date: 1953 Medium: silk Accession: 2009.300.3507 On view in:Not on view

Ball gown

Artist: Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Date: 1949–50 Medium: silk, cotton Accession: 2009.300.2786 On view in:Not on view

Ball gown

Artist: Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Date: 1949–50 Medium: silk, cotton Accession: 2009.300.585a–d On view in:Not on view

Coat

Artist: Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Date: early 1950s Medium: wool Accession: 1976.39 On view in:Not on view