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Dress

Light blue silk shirt dress with collar and buttons down front. 3/4 sleeves. Japanesque design in front and back with green stylized clouds and plum blossoms. Signed "SHAHEEN" Interior label: "ALFRED SHAHEEN...THE MASTER PRINTER" "HAND WASH" "BULLOCKS WILSHIRE: CASUAL...

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Provenance

2012, sold by Palm Beach Vintage, Palm Beach, FL to Frederic A. Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2013, gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, about 1965

Dimensions

Center back: 99.1 cm (39 in.)

Accession Number

2013.263

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave; printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes