28 décembre 2010

Mariano Fortuny, Peplos, 1907-1920,

1907-1920 Fortuny Peplos Gown A similar gown to the one I have for you here is part of the permanent collection at The Costume Institute, The Metropolitan Museum of Art in green. The description of that gown is so wonderful I thought I would share it with you here verbatim:"Mariano Fortuny created a number of variations of his pleated silk gowns. In this model, he combined elements of the classical chiton and the peplos. A "tunic" is attached along its neckline to a long sleeveless... [Lire la suite]
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