Please explain how we can improve this archived object.
Thanks for submitting your feedback. Our team will review it as soon as possible, and we appreciate your contribution.

Lucien Lelong

Date 1990 (printed 2009)
Dimensions Image: 18 7/8 x 13 13/16 in. (47.9 x 35.1 cm)
Paper: 19 9/16 x 14 13/16 in. (49.7 x 37.6 cm)
Print medium Photo-Chromogenic

Lucien Lelong
Evening ensemble. Orange crepe (synthetic) draped cutaway jacket and long slim skirt with small front slit. One-shoulder black crepe top. Coiffure: Charbonnier. Shoes (missing): Elie. Black suede gloves: Faré. Self belt: Mabille. Jewelry: Boivin
Decor: Christian Bérnard
References: Vogue, Summer 1946, p. 79, drawing by Eric. Elle, April 2, 1946, p. 13, drawing by Gruau. Album de la Mode du Figaro, Summer 1946, p. 97, drawing by Gruau. American Vogue, April 15, 1946, drawing by Eric
Théâtre de la Mode, Fashion Dolls: The Survival of Haute Couture (Portland, Oregon: Palmer/Pletsch, Inc., 2002), 157

Credit line

David Seidner Archive

Feedback Accession No. 2009.27.12