Creme chiffon dress with a high, rounded collar, red applique heart pattern, cinched at the waist by a red silk satin weave belt (leather backed). Three silk cord bows adorn the center back of bodice. Center back metal zipper and two hook and eyes. Underneath the sheer dress is a silk creme lining.
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
American, Spring/Summer 1986
- Designed by Arnold Scaasi, American, born in 1930