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Strapless sundress of floral printed cotton in blues and greens, with attached shawl of same fabric. Fitted bodice with boning at sides and back, metal zipper, gathered skirt. Labelled: "Designed by Carolyn Schnurer for you - abc Fabrics - Guaranteed Washable"


Purchased from Wayne Myers via internet auction by the MFA, April 27, 2005

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

American, 1950–55

Object Place

United States


Center back: 118.1 cm (46 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave, metal zipper


Textiles and Fashion Arts