The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York – ‘China: Through the Looking Glass’ Exhibition


House of Chanel

(French, founded 1913)

Karl lagerfeld

(French, born Hamburg, 1938)

House of Lesage

(French, founded 1922)

Evening Dress, spring/summer 1984,

Haute Couture

White Silk Organza, Tulle, and taffeta embroidered with blue, white, and crystal beads

Courtesy of Collection CHANEL, Paris



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Guo Pei

(Chinese, born 1967)

Evening Gown, spring/summer 2007

Haute Couture