Woman's dress

American
Spring/Summer 1986
Designed by Arnold Scaasi (American, (1930-2015))


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back: 101 cm (39 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4106

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave (chiffon); silk satin weave ; leather; plastic; metal; cording

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Creme chiffon dress with a high, rounded collar, red applique heart pattern, cinched at the waist by a red silk satin weave belt (leather backed). Three silk cord bows adorn the center back of bodice. Center back metal zipper and two hook and eyes. Underneath the sheer dress is a silk creme lining.

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