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Dress

Knee-length, royal blue jersey wrap dress with tie at side. Cap sleeves and signature Burrows ruffled lettuce hem.

Signed

Labeled "Stephen Burrows" red letters on white ground; ILGWU label

Provenance

2012, sold by Palm Beach Vintage, Palm Beach, FL to Frederic A. Sharf, Chesnut 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 1975

Dimensions

Center back: 109.2 cm (43 in.)

Accession Number

2013.197

Medium or Technique

Polyester knit (jersey)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes