Mariano Fortuny Shell Pink Silk Peplos For Sale
Want more images?
Request additional images from the seller
1 of 11 images

Mariano Fortuny Shell Pink Silk Peplos

About

This dress is made of finely pleated shell pink colored silk with silk cording along side seams ,shoulders , and tunic hem, and mat frosted colored glass beads threaded through the cording. The Peplos worn by the women in ancient greece was an outer garment . Consisting of a rectangular piece of fabric,it was arranged so that the material was folded double at the top, drawn around the body under the arms and fastened over each shoulder by a clasp or pin. As originally conceived the right side of the garment was left open. Its loose upper portion fell in large folds over the upper part of the torso and was weighted in its lower corners with metal drops. Fortunys adaptation included terminating the over fold in deep points weighted by small glass beads length 64" Armhole 20" Shoulder 1.5" Clear frosted white striped beads,no label on dress Belt in stenciled silver vine and berry The pleats in the fabric allow the gown to expand to fit a range of sizes.

Details

  • Designer
  • Place of Origin
    Italy
  • Period
    Early 20th Century
  • Condition
  • Condition Details
    excellent
  • Seller Location
    Riverdale, NY
  • Reference Number
    AAU1012051763D
Buyer Protection Guaranteed
Our Promise To You: If you're not happy with the way an item arrived, we'll work with you and the seller to reach an optimal resolution. Read more

Delivery, Returns & Payment

  • Delivery
    Rates vary by destination and complexity

    Some items may require special handling and packaging. Request a shipping quote to see what options are available to your destination.

  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

    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

4.8 / 5
Vetted
1stdibs seller since 2009
Located in Riverdale, NY
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs
More From This Seller
Mariano Fortuny Claret Delphos. Provenance Tina Chow
Mariano Fortuny Claret Delphos. Provenance Tina...
Fortuny
Early 20th Century Art Deco Delphos Gowns
This dress is made of finely pleated claret colored silk with silk cording along side seams, and multicolored glass beads threaded through the cording. The beads are amber glass with...
Mariano Fortuny   Rare Shell Pink Long Sleeved Delphos Gown
Mariano Fortuny Rare Shell Pink Long Sleeved ...
Fortuny
Early 20th Century Art Deco Delphos Gowns
Description: This dress is made of finely pleated shell pink colored silk with silk cording along side seams, and multicolored glass beads threaded through the cording. Named aft...
Mariano  Fortuny Sienna Peplos Gown
Mariano Fortuny Sienna Peplos Gown
Fortuny
Early 20th Century Art Deco Greek Style Dresses
This dress is made of finely pleated sienna colored silk with silk cording along side seams,shoulders and tunic hem with multicolored glass beads threaded through the cording. The...
Mariano Fortuny Cafe au Lait  Delphos Gown
Mariano Fortuny Cafe au Lait Delphos Gown
Fortuny
Early 20th Century Art Deco Delphos Gowns
This dress is made of finely pleated cafe au lait colored silk with silk cording along side seams and clear striped glass beads threaded through the cording. Named after a Greek ...
You May Also Like
Mariano Fortuny Apricot  Delphos Gown
Mariano Fortuny Apricot Delphos Gown
Fortuny, Fortuny
Early 20th Century Art Deco Delphos Gowns
This made This dress of finely pleated apricot colored silk with silk cording along side seams, and multicolored glass beads threaded through the cording. <br /> <br /> Named after...
Mariano Fortuny Midnight Black Silk Peplos
Mariano Fortuny Midnight Black Silk Peplos
Fortuny, Mariano Fortuny
20th Century Delphos Gowns
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 i...
Mariano Fortuny Cafe au Lait  Delphos Gown
Mariano Fortuny Cafe au Lait Delphos Gown
Fortuny, Fortuny
Early 20th Century Art Deco Delphos Gowns
This dress is made of finely pleated cafe au lait colored silk with silk cording along side seams and clear striped glass beads threaded through the cording. <br /> <br /> Named af...
Mariano Fortuny Claret Delphos. Provenance Tina Chow
Mariano Fortuny Claret Delphos. Provenance Tina...
Fortuny, Fortuny
Early 20th Century Art Deco Delphos Gowns
This dress is made of finely pleated claret colored silk with silk cording along side seams, and multicolored glass beads threaded through the cording. The beads are amber glass with...
Mariano  Fortuny Sienna Peplos Gown
Mariano Fortuny Sienna Peplos Gown
Fortuny, Fortuny
Early 20th Century Art Deco Peplos
This dress is made of finely pleated sienna colored silk with silk cording along side seams,shoulders and tunic hem with multicolored glass beads threaded through the cording.<br /> ...
Mariano Fortuny   Rare Shell Pink Long Sleeved Delphos Gown
Mariano Fortuny Rare Shell Pink Long Sleeved ...
Fortuny, Fortuny
Early 20th Century Art Deco Delphos Gowns
Description: This dress is made of finely pleated shell pink colored silk with silk cording along side seams, and multicolored glass beads threaded through the cording. <br /> <br /...
Mariano Fortuny Light Cafe au Lait Short Sleeved Delphos Gown
Mariano Fortuny Light Cafe au Lait Short Sleeve...
Fortuny, Fortuny
Early 20th Century Art Deco Delphos Gowns
This dress is made of finely pleated light cafe au lait colored silk with silk cording along side seams, and multicolored glass beads threaded through the cording. <br /> <br /> N...
c1907-1920 Mariano Fortuny Pleated Muted Raspberry Silk Gown
c1907-1920 Mariano Fortuny Pleated Muted Raspbe...
Fortuny, Mariano Fortuny
Early 20th Century Evening Gowns
Similar Fortuny gowns are held in museums and private collections world-wide and they are becoming increasingly hard to find. A version in green is a part of the permanent collection...

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries