Mariano Fortuny. Delphos Dress and Velvet Jacket, Pleated silk and stenciled velvet. It is completely covered with a luscious silver and gold stenciled pattern. The original belt is still with the jacket and the crimson silk lining is in pristine condition.
Woman's Evening Dress and Jacket with Belt Mariano (Jose Maria Bernardo) Fortuny (Spain, active Italy, 1871-1949) Italy, circa 1927 Costumes; ensembles a) Dress: Pleated silk, beads; b) Jacket: Gold stamped silk velvet a) Dress: Center back length: 48 1/4 in. (122.55 cm); b) Jacket: Center back length: 25 in. (63.5 cm) Gift of Marilyn Brant Stuart and Jane Mann Ward (M.86.409a-c) Costume and Textiles