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Woman's dress in two parts (dress and slip)

Indian-inspired woman's dress, princess cut with slight flare, of green cotton gauze printed in a small-scale paisley pattern, brocaded with Lurex in a diamond lattice pattern. Shaped neck yoke, band collar, cuffs and hem band in related red cotton gauze; printed pattern and lattice of brocading...

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Provenance

Gift from Susan M. Hilles to Susan H. Bush; Gift to the MFA, June 25, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Susan H. Bush

American, about 1968

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Other (dress): 102.9 cm (40 1/2 in.) Other (slip): 67.3 cm (26 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2003.321.1-2

Medium or Technique

Cotton gauze (leno weave), printed, with Lurex supplementary weft patterning, rayon twill weave slip

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes