silk evening dress

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WORTH PARIS TRAINED SATIN EVENING DRESS with PASTE JEWELS, 1910-1912.

Candlelight silk having white tulle short sleeve, square neckline and bodice overlay decorated with prong-set pastes, seed and bugle beads, boned bodice with horizontal front pleats, trained skirt flaring below two angled pleats to one side affixed beneath a narrow tulle side panel with beadwork and a large jeweled tassel, skirt back tucked into high waist and having rounded train.

Emilio Pucci shaded silk taffeta polka-dot evening dress, embellished with strass and pearls, whalebone bustier with heart-shaped neckline and loose skirt. Matching headpiece embellished with pearls; necklace, earrings and sandals. Spring/Summer 1955 Collection.
Scanned from Taschen’s “Pucci”.