Court mantle of woman Franca Florio

Martedì, 17 Giugno 2014 on Martedì, 24 Giugno 2014. Posted in Florence art news

Galleria del Costume

Court mantle of woman Franca Florio
17-06-2014 | 03-08-2014 The exhibition presents the restoration of a sumptuous Court mantle made of ivory satin in 1902, presumably by Maison Worth in Paris for women Franca Florio that was elected lady of the court of Queen Helen, wife of Victor Emmanuel III. protagonist figure in the elegant and fashionable life at the turn of the century, and as such is currently represented in the biennial selection "Women protagonists in the twentieth century." there are also two gorgeous evening dresses both released by Maison Worth in Paris.