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Floor-length dress with burgundy velvet bodice and small standing collar, sleeves, skirt and collar bow of silk and lurex printed with paisley design in red, purple, white, blue and green; acetate plain weave lining. Labeled: "Adele Simpson"

Provenance

Gift of Joan Raines to the MFA, September 19, 2007

Credit Line

Gift of Adele Simpson

American, late 1960s–early 1970s

Dimensions

Center back: 128.3 cm (50 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2007.775

Medium or Technique

Silk and rayon velvet, printed silk and lurex plain weave, acetate plain weave lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes