Black sleeveless, A-line dress with V-neckline cut to the navel and covered with attached horizontal chrome plates (creating a trompe l'oeil "necklace"); center back zip and labeled: "Pierre Cardin Paris, New York"
2005, purchased from Resurrection, New York City, by the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2005)
Alice M. Bartlett Fund and Benjamin Pierce Cheney Fund
Reproduced with permission.
French, about 1969
- Designed by Pierre Cardin, French, born in 1922