hillwood museum and gardens

Marjorie Merriweather Post (1931). Giulio de Blaas (Italian, 1888-1934). Oil on canvas. Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens, Washington, D.C.

Post at the presentation at the Court of St. James, June 29, 1929, wearing a sleeveless light green chiffon dress by Callot Soeurs with a jeweled shoulder piece on her left shoulder, and embroidery on the bodice, with a long full skirt and train. She is also wearing two emerald and diamond bracelets and an emerald ring on her left hand.