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Woman's dress

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Sleeveless off-white dress with wide boat neckline and orange hem with brown leaf-like pattern stamped where the two colors meet. Pleated skirt begins at natural waist with a pocket at each hip. Unfinished edge at waistband, arm openings and collar. Zipper runs down center back. Self belt....

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Provenance

Before 2008, purchased by donor, Chestnut Hill, MA; gift to the MFA (December 17, 2008).

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

American,

  • Attributed to Oscar de la Renta, American (born in the Dominican Republic), July 22, 1932
Accession Number

2008.1478

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave; printed; plastic; metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes