#ThrowbackFashion Cocktail dress, 1936 by Madeleine Vionnet

Cocktail dress, 1936 by Madeleine Vionnet @Vionnet_1912 (French, Chilleurs-aux-Bois 1876–1975 Paris)

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#ThrowbackFashion Dress 1965 by André @CourregesParis (French, born Pau, 1923)

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Dress 1965- André Courrèges (French- born Pau- 1923)

Dress
André Courrèges
(French, born Pau, 1923)
Date: 1965
Culture: French
Medium: cotton

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#ThrowbackFashion Evening Ensemble Spring 1935 by House of @LANVINofficial

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ThrowbackFashion-Evening ensemble Spring 1935 by House of Lanvin

Evening ensemble
House of Lanvin
(French, founded 1889)
Designer: Jeanne Lanvin (French, 1867–1946)
Date: spring/summer 1935
Culture: French
Medium: silk
Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 37 1/2 in. (95.3 cm) Length at CB (b): 59 1/2 in. (151.1 cm)

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#ThrowbackFashion Evening dress 1968 by Jean Marie Armand

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ThrowbackFashion-Evening dress 1968 by Jean Marie Armand

Evening dress
Date: 1968
Culture: French
Medium: silk
Marking: [label] Jean Marie Armand, Paris/Made in France

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#ThrowbackFashion Coat 1949 by Elsa Schiaparelli @eschiaparelli (Italian, 1890–1973)

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ThrowbackFashion-Coat 1949 Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian 1890–1973)

Coat
Elsa Schiaparelli
(Italian, 1890–1973)
Date: late 1940s–early 1950s
Culture: French
Medium: wool
Dimensions: L at CB: 49 in. (124.5 cm)

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#ThrowbackFashion Dress, 1959 by @CardinPierre (French, born San Biagio di Callalta, Italy, 1922)

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Dress 1959 by Pierre Cardin (French- born San Biagio di Callalta- Italy- 1922)-ThrowbackFashion

Dress
Pierre Cardin (French, born San Biagio di Callalta, Italy, 1922)
Date: ca. 1959
Culture: French
Medium: silk
Dimensions: Length at CB: 33 1/2 in. (85.1 cm)

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#ThrowbackFashion Evening Ensemble, 1968 by Madame Grès (Alix Barton) (French, Paris 1903–1993 Var region)

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ThrowbackFashion-Evening ensemble 1968 Madame Grès -Alix Barton-French- Paris 1903–1993 Var region

Evening ensemble
Madame Grès (Alix Barton) (French, Paris 1903–1993 Var region)
Date: ca. 1968
Culture: French
Medium: silk
Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 27 1/2 in. (69.9 cm) Length at CB (b): 39 3/4 in. (101 cm)

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#ThrowbackFashion Evening Ensemble, 1956 by House of @Givenchy (French, founded 1952)

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ThrowbackFashion-Evening ensemble 1956 House of Givenchy
Evening ensemble
House of Givenchy (French, founded 1952)
Designer: Hubert de Givenchy (French, born Beauvais, 1927)
Date: 1956
Culture: Italian
Medium: silk
Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 40 in. (101.6 cm) (b, c): 6 x 9 in. (15.2 x 22.9 cm)

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#ThrowbackFashion Ensemble, 1965 by André Courrèges @CourregesParis (French, born Pau, 1923)

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Ensemble- 1965 Andre Courreges -French- born Pau- 1923
Ensemble
André Courrèges (French, born Pau, 1923)
Date: 1965
Culture: French
Medium: wool, synthetic

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#ThrowbackFashion Shoe prototype (@BALENCIAGA, @DelmanShoes), 1939 by Steven Arpad (French, 1904–1999)

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ThrowbackFashion-Shoe prototype 1939 Steven Arpad - 47.102.62_CP2

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