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Woman's "Hollywood" paper dress

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Sleeveless a-line dress of printed non-woven fabric, printed in Warhol-style silkscreens of Hollywood actors' faces; actors' names and movie titles listed around hem of dress.

Provenance

Purchased from Giles Kotcher by the MFA, September 17, 2003

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, by exchange

American, 1968

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Center back: 94 cm (37 in.)

Accession Number

2003.346

Medium or Technique

Printed cellulose and cotton non-woven fabric

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes