1920s Black Silk Chiffon Gown with Geometric Beading

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

About

This lovely, Art-Deco era piece is made from a lightweight, black silk chiffon hand embroidered with white glass beads in a repeating geometric grid pattern. Drop waist is accented with a contrasting panel of beading.

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • Place of Origin
    France, probably
  • Period
    1920-1929
  • Material Notes
    Silk, Beadwork
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    AU120109491039
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2009

Typical response time: 2 hours

Located in Los Angeles, CA

More from this Seller

1920s Deco Paisley Silk Lamé Tunic Dress
1920s Deco Paisley Silk Lamé Tunic Dress
Unknown Day Dresses
A stunning example of art deco textile work, this 1920's tunic dress is made from a paisley silk in peacock jewel tones with scrolling metallic gold lamé work. Dress fastens at shoulde...
40s Black Rayon Crepe Cocktail Dress with Rainbow Sequin Sleeves
40s Black Rayon Crepe Cocktail Dress with Rainbow ...
Unknown Evening Dresses and Gowns
Vibrant and noir at the same time. A circa 1940s black crepe dress with white cap sleeves and padded shoulders. Ruched at waistline with slightly flared skirt.
1920’s Art Deco Cobalt Beaded Chiffon Party Dress
1920’s Art Deco Cobalt Beaded Chiffon Party Dress...
Unknown Evening Dresses and Gowns
Lovely 1920’s flapper dress is made from black silk chiffon finely embroidered with vibrant cobalt blue glass seed beads. Linear and floral beaded motifs are accented with rust-toned ch...
1920s Red Beaded Cotton Dress with Cherry Motif
1920s Red Beaded Cotton Dress with Cherry Motif
Unknown, Unknown Day Dresses
An absolutely stunning day dress from the 1920s. Lovely red cotton is covered with a pattern of white swirling beads surrounding bundles of beaded cherries. This dress could easily be w...
1930’s Deco Floral Lamé Gown
1930’s Deco Floral Lamé Gown
Unknown, Unknown Evening Dresses and Gowns
Show-stopping, Deco lamé gown features a William Morris-inspired floral in shades of wine red, lavender, sage green, and ivory. Sleeveless gown has a scalloped bodice panel and a flare...
Traditional Afghani Dress In Emerald Green with Intricate Beadwork
Traditional Afghani Dress In Emerald Green with I...
Unknown Day Dresses
Contemporary incarnation of traditional Afghani dress. In emerald green with gold jacquard flowers and with silver bullion and intricate beadwork. Heavily embroidered with inset mirrore...
80s Patrick Kelly Iconic Leopard Stretch Velvet Body Con Dress
80s Patrick Kelly Iconic Leopard Stretch Velvet B...
Patrick Kelly, Patrick Kelly Day Dresses
Body con supreme stretch velvet dress in animal print by Patrick Kelly circa 1980s. In lycra acetate blend. Full length. In tones of black grey and silver giving the fabric a slight she...
Irene 50s Fitted Black Silk Car Wash Dress
Irene 50s Fitted Black Silk Car Wash Dress
Irene, Irene Day Dresses
Fascinating design with excellent tailoring by famed Hollywood Costume designer Irene. Black silk with loose panels at the bottom of the skirt that are tacked at hem. Zips up back. Simp...
1970's Sant'Angelo Knit Fringed Dress
1970's Sant'Angelo Knit Fringed Dress
Giorgio di Sant' Angelo, Giorgio di Sant' Angelo Evening Dresses and Gowns
Circa 1970's black knit long-sleeved gown from Sant'Angelo is trimmed at the sleeves and hem in long hand-knotted silk fringe. Hem of dress dovetails in the front and comes to a V in th...
Oscar de la Renta Printed Cotton Dress with Matching Bangles
Oscar de la Renta Printed Cotton Dress with Matchi...
Oscar De La Renta, Oscar De La Renta Day Dresses
Oscar de la Renta Printed Cotton Dress with Matching Signed Bangles -Fully lined -Zips in back Measurements-- Bust: up to 36 inches Waist: up to 30 inches Hip: 38 inches Leng...
Gianni Versace Black Leather Dress - New with Tags
Gianni Versace Black Leather Dress - New with Tags...
Gianni Versace, Gianni Versace Day Dresses
Lifetime Gianni Versace dress of black leather. Simple, straight, short sheath. Fully lined. New with tags.
90s Krizia Black Knit Body Con Mini Embellished with Mother of Pearl
90s Krizia Black Knit Body Con Mini Embellished wi...
Krizia Evening Dresses and Gowns
Ultimate lycra spandex knit body con party dress by Krizia. Circa 1990s Krizia High neck, low in back. Unique pattern of irregular mother of pearl beads create focus on strategic regio...