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Woman's dress

French
1970s


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

Center back: 129.5 cm (51 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1351

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit; Silk knit nit fringe; metal zipper

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long, sleeveless white silk knit evening dress, with a fitted silhouette, trimmed with eight rows of long (7”) fringe. Unlined with label at right hip: “Loris Azzaro/Paris/Made in France.” 16” zipper at the center back.

Provenance

1970s, purchased by Barbara Rowe de Marneffe, MA in St. Tropez, France; gift of de Marneffe to the MFA (November 19, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara Rowe de Marneffe