Girl's dress with matching brooch
Designed by Florence Eiseman (American, 1899–1988)
Object Place: United States
Center back: 77 cm (30 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Dress: wool knit; plastic; metal Brooch: metal
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Navy blue long-sleeve knit dress with red collar and cuffs. Red triangular patch below collar, trimmed with silver futuristic triangular spiral brooch. Elbow darts. Rear half belt with metal snap closure. Zipper down center back. Unlined with two interior labels: “Florence Eiseman/designed for/Dena Carll” and “10”.
Brooch: Silver triangular spiral brooch.
About 1972, worn by Elliot Bostwick Davis, New York; gift of Davis in memory of her governess, Miss Grace Bee, to the MFA (Accession date: November 18, 2009)
Gift of Elliot Bostwick Davis in memory of Miss Grace Bee