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Woman's two-piece evening dress

Evening dress with green and brown striped wool jersey tank bodice with black lace scalloped trim and plaid silk taffeta skirt.

Provenance

Geoffrey Beene archive; Gift to the MFA, June 23, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Geoffrey Beene

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, Spring/Summer 1993

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Other (center back): 121.9 cm (48 in.)

Accession Number

2004.439.1-2

Medium or Technique

Wool jersey, silk plain weave (taffeta), lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes