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Tuxedo Dress

English
Fall 1998
Alexander McQueen CBE (English,1969-2010)


Dimensions

Center back: 104.1 cm (41 in.)

Accession Number

2016.491

Medium or Technique

Wool and nylon

Not On View

Classifications

Costumes

Black tuxedo dress of black wool from Fall 1998 Joan collection; red damask lining with “Alexander McQueen” name dripping blood

Provenance

2016, sold by Katy Rodriguez of Resurrection Vintage (Los Angeles and New York) to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 28, 2016)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by the Fashion Council