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A Callot Soeurs embroidered orientalist cocktail dress, 1926. Photo Kerry Taylor Auctions.

un-labelled, embroidered in floss silks in shades of blue and white with Chinese-style flowerheads and foliage, with draped, pointed rear skirt panel; together with a pale blue silk petticoat, bust 92cm, 36in (2)

For an identical gown see Metropolitan Museum of Art collection, accession number: C.I.44.64.14a, b.

Kerry Taylor Auctions. Jun 24, 2014. 249 Long Lane, London, SE1 4PR, United Kingdom