Woman's dress

American
Fall 1994
Designed by Arnold Scaasi (American, born in 1930)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back: 160 cm (63 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4014

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit (jersey); metal; plastic; silk plain weave (crepe)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Red matte jersey diagonally draped long dinner dress with one diagonal shoulder strap, shirring at the neckline and waistline. high slit to the right in the front. Side zipper and hook and eye. Small godet at center back. Bodice boned and lined in plain weave red silk, skirt lined in plain weave silk (crepe).

Provenance

Arnold Scaasi Collection—Gift of Arnold Scaasi
Made possible through the generous support of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf, anonymous donors, Penny and Jeff Vinik, Lynne and Mark Rickabaugh, Jane and Robert Burke, Carol Wall, Mrs. I. W. Colburn, Megan O'Block, Lorraine Bressler, and Daria Petrilli-Eckert

Credit Line

Arnold Scaasi Collection—Gift of Arnold Scaasi
Made possible through the generous support of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf, anonymous donors, Penny and Jeff Vinik, Lynne and Mark Rickabaugh, Jane and Robert Burke, Carol Wall, Mrs. I. W. Colburn, Megan O'Block, Lorraine Bressler, and Daria Petrilli-Eckert

Copyright

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