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Woman's chemise-style day dress of navy blue wool twill with notched lapel collar and three-snap closure at center front; black braided ribbon applied at cuffs, center front, and edge of dress in a woven, geometric design; fabric inserts trimmed with black braid and black beaded fringe at...

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Gift to the MFA, October 27, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Martin R. and Mrs. E. Lebowitz in memory of Henry and Esther Lebowitz, parents of Dr. Martin R. Lebowitz

American or European, 1925–29

Object Place

United States or Europe


Center back: 108 cm (42 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool twill, silk braided ribbon, beads, metal snaps


Textiles and Fashion Arts