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Woman's evening gown

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Long, off the shoulder gown with three tiers and full sweeping skirt in abstract print of circles in olive, yellow, red and pink. Labelled "II O II" and "Howard's - size 14B"

Provenance

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 1947

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Center front: 132.1 cm (52 in.) Center back: 147.3 x 71.1 cm (58 x 28 in.) Bust: 35 1/2"

Accession Number

2010.1406

Medium or Technique

Acetate, satin weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes