Friday, December 26, 2008

Schiaparelli Evening Cape 1938

schiaparelli, evening cape, apollo1938 - An evening cape by Elsa Schiaparelli. The Greek God Apollo rides in his chariot pulled by 5 horses in a magnificent celestial design. The embroidery was worked by the House of Lesage in gold sequins, beads, and thread on black velvet. Click on the image to see the details.