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

Black wool pea coat with wide flaring notched collar, 3-rhinestone button front closure, 2 slit front pockets, and white silk satin lining. Labelled: "Pauline Trigere" Long black wool sleeveless dress with scoop neck and empire waistline. Long-sleeved black tulle blouse, embroidered with...

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Signed

Dress labelled: Labelled: "Pauline Trigere #806 Made in USA"

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Reva Ostrow

American, late 1960s

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Center back length (coat): 30 inches Center back length (dress): 54 inches Center back length (blouse): 22.5 inches

Accession Number

2009.2352.1-3

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave; silk net (tulle) embroidered with metallic disks and rhinestones

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes