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Woman's evening dress

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Pink, long off-the-shoulder "diamante" dress with 3/4 length sleeves. Bodice and sleeves are in light pink silk with a floral design in gems and pearls. Blue grosgrain ribbon sash at the waistline. Skirt covered in woven pink, white and sheer ribbons adorned with pearls. Center back zipper and...

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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, Spring 1989

Object Place

New York, New York, United States


Center back: 143 cm (56 5/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Plastic; metal; silk plain weave; silk plain weave (crepe); grosgrain ribbon; silk plain weave tulle


Textiles and Fashion Arts