Costume and Textiles
Woman's Evening DressMade in Paris, France, Europe
Designed by Elsa Schiaparelli, French (born Italy), 1890 - 1973
Printed silk plain weave, silk faille
Currently not on view
1969-232-44Gift of Mme Elsa Schiaparelli, 1969
LabelThe dress is made up from scarves printed with the flag of the Royal des Vaisseaux. It was imported into the United States by Bonwit Teller and retains the label "Salon de Couture, Bonwit Teller Fifth Avenue."