Model in a tailored sheath dress with matching coat

American
1955
Grace Sprague, For Paramount Studios, Designed for Joan Crawford (American, 1905–1977)


Dimensions

Overall: 43.2 x 34.3 cm (17 x 13 1/2 in.) Framed: 56.2 x 47.3 cm (22 1/8 x 18 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.85

Medium or Technique

Watercolor, gouache and pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Designed for a film to star Joan Crawford that was never made

Signed

Yes

Provenance

Before 2008, purchased by Frederic A. Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 21, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf