Womans black full-length dress. Short sleeveed, crew neck crepe dress with seam at natural waist. Three-dimensional crepe flowers of brown and black sewn along front and back of dress. Lettuce ruffle hemline cut on a bias. No interior label.
Before 2012, sold to Jean S. Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2013, gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)
Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf
Italian, about 2000
- Manufactured by House of Prada
Center back: 106.7 cm (42 in.) Other (bust): 38 in. (96.5 cm) Other (waist): 29 in. (73.7 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk plain weave (crepe chiffon); appliqued and embroidered with silk