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Cocktail dress of red crepe printed with black modernist architectural plans; narrow band collar, long sleeves with padded shoulders, fitted waist with overdress of printed crepe draped at proper left; black crepe skirt underneath


By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

English, about 1950

Place of Origin

United Kingdom


Center back: 116.8 cm (46 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Printed rayon plain weave crepe


Textiles and Fashion Arts