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Short day dress with draped bodice of distressed linen/silk gauze in purple and mauve; bodice with draped black and white cotton check and printed wool crepe with distressed and hand-dyed lace inset at proper right. Runway look from Spring/Summer 2010.

Provenance

2010, purchased from Rodarte by the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

Dress

American, Spring Summer 2010

Dimensions

Center back: 86.4 cm (34 in.)

Accession Number

2011.32

Medium or Technique

Silk and linen gauze, hand dyed, sanded and burnt; aged and hand-dyed lace and printed wool twill (crepe); cotton plain weave; lined with nylon net

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes