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late 20th century
Object Place: United States
Center back: (150cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin weave; plastic beads; metal; silk plain weave (crepe); tulle
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“Chandelier Gown” Off-white, floor length gown with empire waistline and V neckline. Corded shoulder straps, heavily beaded bodice with clear and silver toned beads. Silk plain weave (crepe) overlay on skirt with strands of silver and clear beads in loops. This beading design creates the appearance of a “chandelier”. Center back zipper and hook and eye closure, back deep V neckline and trian at hem. Interior layers of tulle in skirt with off-white silk satin weave lining. INTERIOR LABEL: “MONIQUW LHULLIER”
By 2009, in collection of Yolanda Cellucci of Waltham, MA; gift of Cellucci to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)
Gift of Yolanda of Yolanda Enterprises Inc.