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Woman's dress

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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."

Provenance

Purchased by MFA from Doyle New York January 24, 2007.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by the Fashion Council, Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

French, about 1969

Dimensions

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.)

Accession Number

2007.41

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave (crepe)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes