Three-piece evening ensemble composed of dress of rust-colored pleated silk with Venetian glass beading and two belts of gold and mauve silk with stenciled designs: (a) dress; drawstring neckline; cap sleeves; full length; (b) sash belt; silk satin lining; (c) sash belt; silk satin lining


  • Title: Dress
  • Creator: Mariano Fortuny
  • Fashion House: Fortuny, (Italian, founded 1906)
  • Date Created: 1925–49
  • Physical Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 54 in. (137.2 cm) Length (b): 49 in. (124.5 cm) Length (c): 77 in. (195.6 cm)
  • Season: 1925–49
  • Type: Dress
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/83312
  • Medium: (a) Silk, glass; (b, c) silk
  • Culture: Italian
  • Credit Line: Gift of Clare Fahnestock Moorehead, 2001
  • Creator Death Date: 1949
  • Creator Birth Date: 1871
  • Accession Number: 2001.702a–c

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