Woman's dress

American
Fall 1987
Designed by Arnold Scaasi (American, born in 1930), Worn by Mrs. John A. (Edna) Morris (American, 1908–1997)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back: 158 cm (62 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4046

Medium or Technique

Tulle; silk plain weave; rhinestones; metal

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pink evening dress with long sheer sleeves, pink tulle ruffled collar and cuffs with diamond-like rhinestones. Dropped waistline. Tulle skirt with rows of tulle flowers outlined with rhinestones. Zipper and two small pink bows along center back. Lined in pink silk plain weave with layers of tulle petticoats.

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

© Museum of Fine Arts, Boston