Black peau de soie and velvet evening gown; strapless; stiff brassiere understructure; boned midriff; wide velvet trim over skirt at waistline forming tunic look; draping at right side; slimming through waist; train in back; two sets of zippers, one for skirt and one for back bodice. Worn as a performance gown by Hildegarde.
Donated by Hildegarde
Is Part Of
Object ID #1974.13
Clothing and dress
Sorelle Fontana, “Evening gown,” Mount Mary University Digital Collections, accessed September 27, 2023, https://digitalcollections.mtmary.edu/items/show/2075.