Image Copyright Restricted
"The Traffic Light Dress"
Designed by Ossie Clark (English, 1942–1996)
Center back: 138.4 cm (54 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Rayon broken twill (crepe)
Not On View
Black crepe dress with yellow edging to the collar and cuffs, five yellow crepe covered buttons on the bodice, long sleeves with yellow, green, and red puffs, and a full skirt with bands of yellow, green, and red. Labeled: “Ossie Clark/ Made in London, England/ 10/ Dry Clean Only”
Purchased from Resurrection, New York City, September 20, 2006.
Museum purchase with funds donated by the Textile and Costume Society, Museum of Fine Arts Boston