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Dress

Ankle length white dress with v-neck and short sleeves. Pink and purple hydrangeas print. Striped trim in pink, yellow and purple borders neckline and under breasts creating empire waist.

Signed

Labeled "Goldworm made in Italy 14 Polyester" and another label with care instructions at back collar.

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, 1960s

Dimensions

Center back: 144.8 cm (57 in.)

Accession Number

2013.200

Medium or Technique

Polyester; printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes