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Woman's dress

Blue silk jersey and tulle dress with long sheer sleeves, upper bodice and upper back with rows of diamond-like rhinestones. Short jersey dress with rhinestones along center front, décolletage and hemline with tulle extending from jersey hemline, patterned with rhinestones. Zipper at center...

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Before 2009, in collection of the designer, Arnold Scaasi, New York City; gift of Scaasi to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Arnold Scaasi Collection-Gift of Arnold Scaasi Made possible through the generous support of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf, anonymous donors, Penny and Jeff Vinik, Lynne and Mark Rickabaugh, Jane and Robert Burke, Carol Wall, Mrs. I. W. Colburn, Megan O'Block, Lorraine Bressler, and Daria Petrilli-Eckert


© Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

American, 1990s

Object Place

New York, New York, United States


Center back: 154 cm (60 5/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk (?) knit; tulle; silk satin; rhinestones; metal


Textiles and Fashion Arts