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"
Gift of Joan Raines to the MFA, September 19, 2007
Gift of Adele Simpson
American, late 1960s–early 1970s
- Designed by Adele Simpson, American, 1903–1995
Center back: 128.3 cm (50 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk and rayon velvet, printed silk and lurex plain weave, acetate plain weave lining