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Woman's dress

Light blue short sleeve dress with horizontal rows of purple polka-dot ribbons. Clear buttons down center front. Metal zipper on right side. Interior shoulder pads and two labels: "Frances Leopold/Casuals" and "II O II."

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, about 1945

  • Labeled CC41, English, 1941–1952
Object Place

England

Dimensions

Center back: 114.9 cm (45 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1389

Medium or Technique

Linen (?) plain weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes