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Belted dress

Dress of red wool and cotton blend twill weave printed with paisley design with stand-up, ruffled collar and three-button closure at center front; long sleeves lightly gathered at yoke; low drop waist and gathered, tiered skirt. Collar, cuffs, and hem made of solid red wool plain weave fabric,...

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Provenance

Purchased from Kenzo, Paris, 1982; Gift to the MFA, June 22, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Judith and Charles Fox in honor of Patricia Loiko

French, about 1982

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

Center back (dress): 111.8 cm (44 in.); Overall(belt): 203.2 x 7.6 cm (80 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

2005.321.1-2

Medium or Technique

Wool and printed cotton twill and plain weave; cotton satin weave (sateen)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes