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Woman's ensemble in three parts (dress, blouse and cape)

Woman's ensemble consisting of a dress, blouse, and cape. Sundress with spaghetti straps and dropped waistline. Made of taupe colored, sheer "nun's cloth". Labelled: Chloé. Woman's sleeveless overblouse made of taupe-colored "nun's cloth" with ten button front closure and two square pockets...

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Before 2008, purchased by Ms. Reva Ostrow, New York; gift of Ostrow to the MFA (Accession date: April 22, 2009)

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Gift of Reva Ostrow

French, early 1970s

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Center back length (dress): 40 inches Center back length (blouse): 26.5 inches Center back length (cape): 50 inches

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Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave


Textiles and Fashion Arts