Evening coat Jacques Doucet (French, Paris Paris) Date: ca. 1910 Culture: French Medium: silk, metallic tread, fur Dimensions: [no dimensions available] Credit Line: Gift of Olivia Constable, 1974 Accession Number:
FOLKWEAR PATTERN POIRET COCOON COAT This fully-lined Cocoon Coat was designed around by Paul Poiret. It features bat wing sleeves, one-piece front/back body, neckband, and hobble skirt. The reticule (drawstring bag) is typical of the period.
Evening Date: 1913 Culture: French Medium: silk, fur Dimensions: Length at CB: 56 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum,