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Woman's afternoon dress in three part (dress)

French (Paris)
1961
Designed by Marc Bohan (French, born in 1926), For House of Christian Dior (French, founded 1946)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

96 cm (37 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

66.1072a

Medium or Technique

Silk; Taffeta

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Two-piece afternoon dress with belt. Jacket, dress, and belt of emerald silk taffeta. Jacket has large button also covered with taffeta. Dress is constructed with A-line skirt. Complete underskirt included. Label: Automme-Hiver, 1961, Christian Dior, Paris. Good condition.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Cornelius Crane