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Woman's dress

early 1970s
Designed by Emanuel Ungaro (French, born in 1933), For House of Emanuel Ungaro (French, founded in 1965)


Dress center back: 111.8 cm (44 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Printed wool plain weave

Not On View


Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Woman’s wool dress printed with yellow, orange, red, blue, and black geometric pattern. Long sleeves and drop waist ending in pleated skirt, matching belt, and 7 plastic button closure. Labeled: “Emanuel Ungaro/Paralle Paris/ Made in Italy”. Matching necktie.


Donor purchased in the 1970s; Gift of Susan G. and Harry Kohn, Jr. to the MFA, September 19, 2007

Credit Line

Gift of Susan G. and Harry Kohn, Jr.