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Mini dress using a combination of "Mr. Man" fabric (design of a man and floral shapes in pink, orange, blue, and yellow resembling imaginary neon lights), "Superman Star" fabric (abstract design in orange, blue, green, and yellow made from cuttings of comics), and "Lipstick Stripe" fabric...

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From the estate of D.D. Ryan, New York; March 1, 2008, Grogan & Company sale, lot 380; Purchased by the MFA (Accession date: April 23, 2008)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Penny Vinik

English, about 1968


Center back: 101.6 cm (40 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Printed silk plain weave (crepe)


Textiles and Fashion Arts