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Woman's two-piece evening ensemble

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Evening dress of brown and blue striped wool jersey bodice trimmed with pink satin piping and brown taffeta skirt with lace underskirt and matching black net jacket from "Circus Collection" of Fall 1992.


Geoffrey Beene archive; Gift to the MFA, March 24, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Geoffrey Beene


Reproduced with permission.

American, 1992

Object Place

New York, New York, United States


Center back (gown): 142.2 cm (56 in.) Center back (jacket): 43.2 cm (17 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool jersey, silk plain weave (taffeta), net and lace with silk satin piping; net embroidered and appliquéd with chenille, sequins, glass beads


Textiles and Fashion Arts