Black knit wool sleeveless dress gathered at skirt and pleated at center front, below faux tie. Hidden side pockets. Five silk covered buttons down the center back, along with snap and hook and eye clasp on black bodice overlay. Black silk lining has zipper on center back.
Before 2009, in collection of the designer, Arnold Scaasi, New York City; gift of Scaasi to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)
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
- Designed by Arnold Scaasi, American, born in 1930