Black wool crepe sleeveless mini dress with doubled self bands looped all around from empire bodice yoke to skirt hem. Labeled: "Pierre Cardin/Paris/New York."
Purchased by MFA from Doyle New York January 24, 2007.
Museum purchase with funds donated by the Fashion Council, Museum of Fine Arts Boston
Reproduced with permission.
French, about 1969
- Designed by Pierre Cardin, French, born in 1922
Center back: 85.1 cm (33 1/2 in.) Center front: 81.3 cm (32 in.) Other (empire waist): 80.6 cm (31 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wool plain weave (crepe)