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Evening dress

French (Paris)
Spring 1967
André Courrèges (French, born in 1923)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

88 cm (34 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1974.559

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Short sleeveless evening dress. White lined panels alternating with lined net panels machine embroidered with white yarns in floral motif with open centers. Scalloped edges. Label: “Courrèges, Paris, Made in France A, “Bonwit Teller.” No.54 Short flaring shift of cotton duveteen with daisy openwork embroidered organza

Provenance

Designed by André Courrèges (1923-active 1961-)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Stuart C. Welch