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Woman's dress

Brown short sleeve wrap dress with padded shoulders, v-neckline, and gathered detailing at the centerfront. Hemline is trimed with round brown plastic decorative elements. One interior label, "CC41/1063/A/Rhonda Roy/Frock."

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

English, 1940s

  • Labeled CC41, English, 1941–1952
Object Place

England

Dimensions

Center back: 116.8 cm (46 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1382

Medium or Technique

Rayon plain weave (crepe), plastic

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes