Child's underdress

American
1950s
Manufactured by Florence Eiseman (American, 1899–1988), Retailed by Best and Company (American, 1879-1971)


Dimensions

Center back: 40.6 cm (16 in.)

Accession Number

2006.2003

Medium or Technique

Wool twill and cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Girl’s sleeveless dress consisting of a tan bodice and navy blue pleated skirt with three snaps on left side. Labels: (left) “Florence Eiseman/Cusom Made” (center) “T3.”

Provenance

Purchased by donor in the 1950s. Gift to MFA December 13, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Stuart C. Welch