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Evening dress

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Full-length, Grecian-inspired, asymmetrical evening dress in pink, white and lavender pleated silk jersey. Labeled: "Grès Paris"

Provenance

Purchased at auction of Mme. Grès Archive, Christie's, London, by the MFA, December 18, 1998

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund

French (Paris), 1962

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

Center Front: 134.6 cm (53 in.) Center back: 124.5 cm (49 in.)

Accession Number

1998.434

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit (jersey)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes