Woman's caftan

Caftan dress

English
about 1976
Designed by Zandra Rhodes (English, born in 1940)


Accession Number

2006.1182.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silk and printed silk, metal paillettes

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Aqua silk georgette caftan dress, tunic length, with a halter neck and shoulders embroidered with daisy-shaped metal paillettes; cactus and desert motif (“Cactus Everywhere”) print overall in shades of copper. The dress has a scalloped hem and a full length aqua double layer slip underdress.

Provenance

Purchased by MFA from Doyle New York June 21, 2006.

Credit Line

Frank B. Bemis Fund

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.