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Woman's dress

Sleeveless, bib-front micro-mini dress of thin black plasticized cardboard plates of rectangular shape, every other plate riveted with smaller plate of embossed aluminum. Plates linked together with circular chrome links. Back hook closure. Label (paper): "paco rabanne, paris, Made in...

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Provenance

Acquired by dealer from Mme. Francoise Auguet, Paris; purchased by MFA from Cora Ginsburg LLC, 1999.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, by exchange

French, about 1966

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number

1999.129

Medium or Technique

Coated paper laminate, aluminum, chromed metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes