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Dress

American
about 1972


Dimensions

Center back: 141 cm (55 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2250

Medium or Technique

Rayon (?)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s floor-length, long-sleeved gown with high neck and back zip in “ethnic” print of purple, rust, orange, black and cream; purple lining; labeled “Malcolm Starr international / Designed by Rizkallah / Made in the British Crown Colony of Hong Kong / 8”

Provenance

February 7, 2011, purchased by Frederic A. Sharf at Palm Beach Vintage, West Palm Beach, FL; gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to MFA (Accession date: December 30, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf