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Long one shoulder dark blue silk dress with blue and pink flowers down the right side of the dress including the sleeve. Asymmetrical hemline with a longer left side and snap and hook and eye closures. Lined in dark blue silk. Interior Label: "ARNOLD SCAASI"


Before 2009, in collection of the designer, Arnold Scaasi, New York City; gift of Scaasi to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Arnold Scaasi Collection-Gift of Arnold Scaasi Made possible through the generous support of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf, anonymous donors, Penny and Jeff Vinik, Lynne and Mark Rickabaugh, Jane and Robert Burke, Carol Wall, Mrs. I. W. Colburn, Megan O'Block, Lorraine Bressler, and Daria Petrilli-Eckert


© Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

American, 1970s

Object Place

New York, New York, United States


Center back: 147 cm (57 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with weft float patterning, printed; metal


Textiles and Fashion Arts