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Shirt

Silk long sleeved shirt. High neck, button-closure at center back on top of a small keyhole opening. Shirt made up of different colored panels that make up an applique profile of a face. Brown hair flows down right arm, pink face, bright red pursed lips. Left shoulder is made of black sheer...

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Provenance

2012, sold by Palm Beach Vintage, Palm Beach, FL to Frederic A. Sharf, Chestnut 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, 1970s

Place of Manufacture

Hong Kong

Dimensions

Center back: 63.5 cm (25 in.)

Accession Number

2013.256

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave; appliqued

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes