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Woman's evening dress

Long black draped one shoulder wrap dress with tie at left hip. Two interior labels, at center front, "FRONT" and at center back "HALSTON."

Provenance

1970s, comissioned by Baroness Mimi Landau, Switzerland, New York, and Palm Beach, FL directly from Halston's salon in New York City. March 2010, purchased by Frederic A. Sharf, Brookline, MA and Palm Beach from Palm Beach Vintage at Donovan & Gray, West Palm Beach; gift of Sharf and his wife Jean to the MFA (Accession date: April 14, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

American, 1972–76

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back: 134.6 cm (53 in.)

Accession Number

2010.319

Medium or Technique

Synthetic (?) knit

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes