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Dress

Long sleeved pale green full length dress with v-neck. Empire waist with a repeating floral pattern. Sleeves are sheer and covered in a tulip design that also appears on the top of the dress. Cuffs have two fabric-covered buttons. Skirt of sheer fabric with floral pattern is pleated at the...

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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, 1970s

Dimensions

Center back: 138.4 cm (54 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2013.267

Medium or Technique

Polyester/nylon plain weave; printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes