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Woman's evening dress: Katisha-San

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Strapless evening dress (Look 27 from Origami Couture collection, Spring/Summer 2007) of white silk satin; with red faille drape around skirt and watteau-like back pleats; white satin embroidered with Swarowski crystals (embroidered by Montex) and red faille embroidered with green bamboo and...

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Provenance

Purchased from Christian Dior Couture by the MFA (Accession Date: December 12, 2007)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by the Fashion Council, Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

French, Spring-Summer 2007

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

Center back: 185.4 cm (73 in.) Center front: 154.9 cm (61 in.) Costume: 28 1/2 Bust 21 1/2 in. Waist (72.4 x 54.6 cm)

Accession Number

2007.828

Medium or Technique

Silk satin and faille embroidered with silk and crystals

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes