Madeleine Vionnet is widely regarded as having been the greatest fashion designer of the 20th century. She is known especially for her use of the bias cut to create body-worshipping gowns.


  • Title: Dress Front detail
  • Creator: Madeleine Vionnet
  • Creator Birth Date: 1876
  • Creator Death Date: 1975
  • Fashion House: Vionnet
  • Date Created: c. 1938
  • Location Created: France
  • Type: Dress
  • Rights: Copyright The Museum at FIT
  • Medium: Pink silk faille
  • Credit: Gift of Rodman A. Heeren

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