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Woman's ensemble (dress and sash)

Woman's cocktail dress made of waffle/grid plain weave sheer fabric, printed with large-scale floral pattern in magenta, pink and green on purple ground. Bodice has deep V-neckline with large elbow-length puffed sleeves, with pink silk sash. Two detached shoulder pads are safety-pinned to the...

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Provenance

By 1990, purchased by Mary Philopolous, Canton MA; 2010, gift of Mary Philopolous to MFA. (Accession Date: December 15, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary Philopoulos

Copyright

© Alfred Fiandaca

American, 1980s

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Dress: Center back: 95 cm (37 3/8 in.) Sash: Length: 1890 mm (74 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.988.1-2

Medium or Technique

Dress: Synthetic plain weave, silk plain weave, synthetic net Sash: Silk, plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes