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Dress

French
about 2000


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Center back: 95.9 cm (37 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2011.495

Medium or Technique

Acetate and rayon plain weave (crepe)

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White crepe, sleeveless, fitted dress with center front snap hidden closure, silver-metal star with rhinestone at neck; eccentric princess seams create fit

Provenance

2000, purchased from Grace Jones Shop, Salado TX, by Mary Tavener Holmes; 2011, gift of Holmes to the MFA. (Accession date: September 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary Tavener Holmes