Regency Inspiration /Evening gown called "Josephine" by Paul Poiret. Ivory satin with a tunic overlay of black tulle. The rose pinned on the bodice became a symbol of Maison Poiret. From the book Poiret King of Fashion by Paul Iribe and Georges Lepape.
"Coral walking suit ca. Jacket & skirt in linen-cotton mix (? Revers & collar hand-embroidered in floral motifs. Jacket & skirt have darts. Five large & 4 smaller hand-embroidered buttons in same material and color of the ensemble.
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