Collection Online
Evening jacket
silk, glass
61.0 cm (centre back) 73.3 cm (sleeve length)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
label, interior right side seam, woven in black on cream silk: (stylised logo of mother and child) / Jeanne Lanvin / PARIS
stamped in blue ink on cream silk: ÉTÉ 1929
woven in red on cream silk: ·UNIS-FRANCE (in an ellipse) / 15 Z
Accession Number
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Mrs A. Wilson, 1977
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Professor AGL Shaw AO Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Black silk chiffon evening jacket with long sleeves and a built-in necklace. The jacket sits on the high hipline and is beaded in a geometric design in white and green beads.