Mariano Fortuny Midnight Black Silk Peplos For Sale
Want more images?
Request additional images from the seller
1 of 7 images

Mariano Fortuny Midnight Black Silk Peplos

About

Mariano Fortuny y Madrazo created this gown in a Venetian palazzo and it was originally purchased in 1919. Beautifully shaped in luxurious black silk the gown is delicately pleated in the secretive Fortuny manner with heat and ceramic rods. The silk was dyed several times to enrich the color. Murano glass beads are strung on silk cord along the seams providing a smooth graceful silhouette. The gown is inspired by the Greek chiton and meant to be worn with-out undergarments; a racy suggestion for the early 1900’s. Hand rendered label on inner side seam. Displayed on a size 6 mannequin and considered one size. This Peplos measures at 56" in length and 16" from shoulder to shoulder. Please note the ribbon belt is not original.

Details

  • Designer
    Mariano Fortuny
  • Brand
  • In the Style Of
    Peplos
  • Place of Origin
    Italy
  • Period
    20th Century
  • Material Notes
    Silk
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    D 56 in.D 142.24 cm
  • Length
    56 in. (142.24 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Houston, TX
  • Reference Number
    LU1032352472
Buyer Protection Guaranteed
Our Promise To You: If you're not happy with the way an item arrived, we'll work with the seller on your behalf to ensure you're satisfied with the resolution. Read more

Delivery, Returns & Payment

  • Delivery
    Rates vary by destination and complexity
    Shipping methods are determined by item size, type, fragility and specific characteristics.
    Shipping costs are calculated based on carrier rates, delivery distance and packing complexity.
  • Return Policy

    This item can be returned within 1 day of delivery.

    View details
  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

5 / 5
Vetted
Gold Seller
1stdibs seller since 2014
Located in Houston, TX
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs
More From This Seller
Lanvin Mod Meets Art Nouveau Lily Pad Floral Dr...
Lanvin
Gino Charles Metallic Gold Brocade Sequin Eveni...
Allen Phillips, Gino Charles
1970s Lillie Rubin Green and White Lace Dress
Unknown, Lillie Rubin
1960s Donald Brooks Swirl Print Batwing Dress
Donald Brooks, Donald Brooks
You May Also Like
c1907-1920 Mariano Fortuny Pleated Muted Raspbe...
Fortuny, Mariano Fortuny
Mariano Fortuny Apricot Delphos Gown
Fortuny, Fortuny
Mariano Fortuny Claret Delphos. Provenance Tina...
Fortuny
Mariano Fortuny Rare Shell Pink Long Sleeved ...
Fortuny
Mariano Fortuny Sienna Peplos Gown
Fortuny
Mariano Fortuny Off White Silk Delphos Gown
Fortuny
Mariano Fortuny Black Delphos Gown
Fortuny
Mariano Fortuny Black Peplos Gown
Fortuny

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries