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Woman's evening dress

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Long, black sponge crepe dress with attached blue silk satin apron brocaded with gold and apron strings quilted with gold thread.

Provenance

Geoffrey Beene archive; Gift to the MFA, March 24, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Geoffrey Beene

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, 1990

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back: 157.5 cm (62 in.)

Accession Number

2004.167

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave (crepe) and silk satin, brocaded and quilted with gold thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes