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Woman's dress in two parts

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Yellow wool jersey sheath dress with leather trim on the boat neck, 3/4 length sleeves, and pockets with leather trim. Labeled: "A Bonnie Cashin design/ Sills and Co." Matching yellow leather tie belt.

Provenance

November 2006, purchased by the donor, Susan Ward, at Skinner's Auction House in Boston, MA; gift to MFA (Accession date: December 12, 2007)

Credit Line

Gift of Susan Ward

Copyright

© Bonnie Cashin Foundation.

American, 1960s–1970s

Dimensions

Center back (dress): 88.9 cm (35 in.)

Accession Number

2007.968.1-2

Medium or Technique

Wool knit (jersey) and leather trim. Leather belt.

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes