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The Splendor Of Worth At The Bal De La Couture.

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Names
Woodruff, Porter (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Costume -- Evening Wear -- 1920s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1922
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC COSTU-Eve-192
Topics
Women -- Clothing & dress -- 1920-1929
Evening wear -- 1920-1929
Notes
Content : Title from folder.

Content : Written on border: "Mar. 15, 1922" Printed on border: "Gowns created by Worth" "Heavily embroidered (left) in opaque white beads and strass are both the corsage and train of this slim evening gown of white crêpe romain." "(On the steps) At the left is a gown of brocade with a Chinese design in red, gold, blue, and purple. (Right) A fringe of ostrich, a gold lace tunic, and a bodice and skirt of tortoise-shell crêpe marocain…" "(Above) Cloth of gold, stiffly quilted in green silk, needs no hoops to give it bouffancy." "(Right) Among the many green gowns at the 'bal' was one in brilliant emerald green broché." Includes additional text.

Source note: Vogue. (New York : Condé-Nast Inc., 1892-).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 31 x 22 cm. (12 x 8 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1638145
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17567038
Barcode : 33333159265020
UUID: 7d190ed0-c54a-012f-322b-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1922: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Splendor Of Worth At The Bal De La Couture." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1922. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fe46-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Splendor Of Worth At The Bal De La Couture." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fe46-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1922). The Splendor Of Worth At The Bal De La Couture. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fe46-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The Splendor Of Worth At The Bal De La Couture.