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Woman's two-piece evening ensemble

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Silver Lurex panne velvet evening dress with plunging V-neckline and high slit in center front skirt. Navy blue double face wool jacket with faux diamond stud buttons down center front.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Geoffrey Beene

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, 1986

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Gown (CB): 147.3 cm (58 in.); jacket (CB): 64.8 cm (25 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.164.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silk and Lurex velvet, double-faced wool and faux diamond studs

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes