Evening dress, French, 1914. Metallic sky blue print silk and ivory satin. Heavily beaded and embroidered. Asymmetric lace bodice and sleeves; rhinestone accents and dotted net collar. Rose appliquéd draped-back train. Timeless Vixen Vintage/Etsy
Les Modes (Paris) 1914 Robe de Bal par Laferriere. Copying the famous Sorbet dress by Poiret.
This very tiny collection of gowns from 1910-15 are part of the fifty-thousand strong collection that forms the Alexandre Vassiliev Foundation. The last two photos feature various costumes ranging from the late 19th to early 20th century featured on the Foundation’s website.