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Dress

Shirt dress made of rayon knit? with white ground printed with blue and red squares; long sleeves, button front with center plaquette and turned down collar'' fitted waist with long full skirt; slits cut vertically through bodice back.

Provenance

2012, sold by Leslie Verrinder, Tintin Collectibles, London, England 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

British, about 1977

Dimensions

Center back: 156.2 cm (61 1/2 in.) Other (waist): 29 in. (73.7 cm)

Accession Number

2013.218

Medium or Technique

Rayon knit?; printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes