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Evening dress

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Evening dress of navy blue silk. Bodice with narrow straps over the shoulders. Long skirt flared form the waist, with wide ruffle applied low at side-backs and curving higher in front. At highest point of ruffle a silk bow and a cluster of five aritficial roses in pale pink and lavender are...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Hamilton Osgood

American, about 1942

Object Place

Hollywood, USA

Dimensions

150 x 66 cm (59 1/16 x 26 in.)

Accession Number

1970.341

Medium or Technique

Silk with silk flower trim

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes