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Woman's evening dress

Green velvet evening dress with bow detailing across bust and shoulders. Zipper along center back. Interior bodice lined in light brown silk with narrow waistband and two labels: "II O II" and "Baroque/Ltd./London."

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

English, about 1945

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Center back: 129 cm (50 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1393

Medium or Technique

Velvet; silk satin weave; metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes