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Woman's ensemble (dress)

Dress of silk damask with red and pink warp printed ground patterned with gold oak hydrangea blossoms. Scoop neck, sleeveless with fitted princessline bodice, drop waist with self-fabric belt, skirt pleated at center front with two pleated tabs falling from waist at front; lined with...

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Provenance

September 21, 2010, sold by The Way We Wore Inc, Los Angeles, CA to Private Collector, Chestnut Hill, MA ; 2010, gift of Private Collector to the MFA. (Accession date: December 15, 2010)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

American, about 1963

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Dress: Center back: 96 cm (37 13/16 in.) Coat: Center back from bottom of collar: 91 cm (35 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.994.1-2

Medium or Technique

Warp printed silk damask, lined with silk satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes