Picture hat Paul Poiret (French, Paris Paris) Date: ca. 1921 Culture: French Medium: horse hair, cotton Dimensions: Other (circumference): 29 in. cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Gifts from Various Donors Fund, 1982 Accession Number:
ca 1920 Paul Poiret summer dress of woven ecru silk & linen with fringe underlined by a blue-leaf motif; boat-neck with shoulder seam trim of blue cotton braid; side-seam armholes with cape effect; cordelier belt with navy & yellow pompon ends.
Paul Poiret, circa 1929 - evening dress in black linen jersey sometimes included abstract patterns, high boat neck highlighted w/ a net, American armholes, flowing skirt worked diagonally highlighted by a border at the waist.
Paul Poiret, circa Model HONG KONG DRESS, silk embroidered chain stitch small floral motifs repeated in navy, green, and off-white. Model name and date in ink carried by Denise Poiret sewn to a piece of silk inside the hem.