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Evening dress

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Evening dress of aqua chiffon;low V neck in front; high round neck in back; buttoned down back; waistband and two pointed panels over bust of pink satin; full skirt gathered evenly all around; slip, incorporated as part of dress, of aqua crepe and pink chiffon under bodice; sleeveless; Hawes, Inc....

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Gift of Mrs. Frederick W. Hilles

American, 1935–37

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Medium or Technique

Chiffon, satin, and crepe, satin covered buttons, metal snaps and zipper


Textiles and Fashion Arts