Woman's dress

Italian
about 1972
Designed by Roberta di Camerino (Italian, born in 1920)


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

Center back: 138.4 cm (54 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2003.629

Medium or Technique

Silk jersey

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Silk jersey dress with trompe l’oeil pattern suggesting separate red monogrammed jacket, blue pleated skirt, and white collared blouse. Label reads, “Roberta di Camerino, Made in Italy,” size 50.

Provenance

Purchased at Cornette de Saint Cyr, Paris, auction by the MFA, September 17, 2003

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Lynne Rickabaugh, Susan B. Kaplan, and Gabriella Beranek