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Woman's two-piece dress

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Short strapless dress with corset-like bodice and full skirt of black taffeta brocaded with small white apples.

Provenance

Geoffrey Beene archive; Gift to the MFA, June 23, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Geoffrey Beene

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, Fall/Winter 1987

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Other (center back): 69.9 cm (27 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.436.1-2

Medium or Technique

Appliquéd and brocaded silk plain weave (taffeta), silk cord

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes