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Woman's ball gown (dress, underdress)

English
1930s


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Dress: Center back: 112 cm (44 1/8 in.) Not including scarf in back. Underdress: Center back: 113 cm (44 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1462.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Parrot green silk chiffon gown worn over green bias cut satin underdress with chiffon straps.

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf