Center back: 101.6 cm (40 in.)
Medium or Technique
Printed silk plain weave (crepe)
Not On View
Mini dress using a combination of “Mr. Man” fabric (design of a man and floral shapes in pink, orange, blue, and yellow resembling imaginary neon lights), “Superman Star” fabric (abstract design in orange, blue, green, and yellow made from cuttings of comics), and “Lipstick Stripe” fabric (repetitive design of tubes of lipstick, lips, and blue and yellow wavy lines). No label.
From the estate of D.D. Ryan, New York; March 1, 2008, Grogan & Company sale, lot 380; Purchased by the MFA (Accession date: April 23, 2008)
Museum purchase with funds donated by Penny Vinik
Reproduced with permission.