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Chanel Sundress
Chanel Sundress, back
Chanel Sundress, neckline
Chanel Sundress, inside, label
Object Name Dress
Date 1930s, late
Description Red & white, silk chiffon sleeveless dress by Chanel. Wrap-around, full-length. Red fabric is machine embroidered in meandering squiggle patten using white thread. Narrow straps with deep V neckline. Interior has waist band of wide grosgrain petersham with metal hooks. Red satin lining / underdress.
Associated with Augustine Van Wickle Shaw Toland
Maker's Information "CHANEL" label
Condition Fair
Catalog Number 1976.1.0277
Search Terms Dress
Caption Chanel Sundress