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Dress

Cream colored, draped silk jersey evening dress; V-neck front draped in upward sweeps in center front; long cowl sleeves that extend to below waist and open back with center back tie closure. No interior label.

Provenance

By 2011, with Leslie Verrinder of TinTin Collectibles, London; 2011, purchased from Verrinder by Jean and Frederic Sharf; 2011, gift of the Sharfs to the MFA (Accession date: December 30, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

Copyright

Copyright of Gnyuki Torimaru.

British, 1976

Dimensions

Center back: 152.4 cm (60 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2291

Medium or Technique

Silk jersey

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes