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Dress

Collarless summer coat with long sleeves and self-fabric buttons. White ground with large scale print inspired by Central Asian textiles in green, red, pink white, yellow and blue. Interior label: "BH WRAGGE 70" "SAKS FIFTH AVENUE"

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

American, about 1965

Dimensions

Center back: 99.1 cm (39 in.)

Accession Number

2013.265

Medium or Technique

Silk twill; printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes