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Evening Gown

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White sheer organza evening gown adorned with large turquoise sequined medallions at breasts and waist; with smaller sequined orbit-like medallions and striped horizontal bands; lined in nude silk.

Signed

Courreges, Paris; black letters on white label

Provenance

By 2012, Kerry Taylor Auctions, London; 2012, sold by Kerry Taylor Auctions to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 26, 2012)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Penny Vinik

French, 1968

Dimensions

Center back: 110.5 cm (43 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2012.522

Medium or Technique

Organza, silk, sequins

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes