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Woman's ensemble

Black sheer caftan with orange flowers and greenery. Black silk slip with center back zipper.

Signed

Interior label: "Leo Narducci/ambiance."

Provenance

Before 1995, purchased by Marilyn M. Maxwell, Cincinnati, OH; 1995, gift to her son, Stewart Shillito Maxwell, Jr.; 2009, year-end gift of Maxwell to the MFA (Accession date: January 20, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Stewart Shillito Maxwell, Jr. in memory of his mother, Marilyn M. Maxwell

American, about 1972

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Center back (caftan): 144.8 cm (57 in.) Center back (dress): 116.8 cm (46 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5481.1-2

Medium or Technique

Caftan: silk plain weave (chiffon), printed Dress: silk plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes