Clothes for Women
Authors:House of Alfred Lenief (French, 1922 - 1933)
Alfred LENIEF (French)
A rare couture orange lamé crêpe gown, with the embroidered satin label to the slip's inner waistband, the loose tunic-like over-dress of bunt orange crêpe shot through with silver lamé threads, the hem elaborately couched and embroidered in silver cord and emblazoned with large facetted jet-like plaques, worn over matching petticoat with silver lamé hem.
1922 – 1923
• 2020.01.21–2021.01.21. ‘Aristocracy at the Helm of Fashion. From Alexandre Vassiliev foundation collection.’ Museum of Applied Arts and Design, Vilnius, Lithuania.