Woman's dress

American
1980–89
Designed by Mary McFadden (American, born 1938)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back: 146.1 cm (57 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1258

Medium or Technique

Polyester with heat-set pleats embroidered with sequins, faux stones, and rhinestones

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Burgundy pleated dress with aqua sequined sleeves, rhinestones and faux stones on the collar and cuffs, metal zipper at center back. Labeled: “Mary McFadden/ Couture” Labeled: “6”

Provenance

Purchased by donor in Boston, MA in the 1980s or 1990s; Gift to MFA January 25, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Ruth Oliver Jolliffe

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.