An Art Deco Dress in printed silk in the Style of Sonia Delaunay Circa 1920
France or Europe
Rare Art Deco Dress in printed silk ponge with geometric and random patterns in shades of black, gold, green and red in the style of Sonia Delaunay and dating from 1915/1925 years. Dress with small sleeves and Kimono cut, V-neck and tubular line. The pleated and sewn skirt is delimited by two ribbons of green and black silk. It has the same print as the bustier but negative for the background.No closing or opening. No under-dress. No label. All finishes are hand stitched. Very rare piece. Excellent condition of color and conservation. Historical references are many with a direct inspiration of Silk by Raoul Dufy for Paul Poiret or geometric abstraction by Sonia Delaunay or the design of the Ballets Russes and Swedish Ballets.
Dimensions: Equivalent French Size 36/38 France Height 98 cm Shoulders 37 cm Collar 8 cm Back Neckline 6 cm Sleeve 15 cm Chest 89 cm Waist 83 cm Hips 93 cm