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Printed dark blue and white silk dress with red and blue stripes bordering the waistline. Shallow scoop neckline and long, handkerchief hem, skirt cut on the bias. Open flutter short sleeves. Diagonal metal zipper from center back to left side natural waistline. Interior Label: "ARNOLD...

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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: 152 cm (59 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave; metal


Textiles and Fashion Arts