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Evening dress. Silk. Bodice of beige chiffon and black crepe covered by black chiffon; rounded neckline to 5 covered button closures at top back; blac crepe bands at armholes; slightly dropped and rounded waist; black crepe skirt with rounded hem; blac chiffon drape gathered at front waist...

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About 1948, purchased from Filene's French Shops by Harriet Wilinsky Goodman; Gift to the MFA December 10, 1980.

Credit Line

Gift of Harriet Wilinsky Goodman

American, about 1948

  • Designed by Irene, American, 1907–1962
Object Place

Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.

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Medium or Technique

Silk crepe and chiffon


Textiles and Fashion Arts