Woman's dress

American
1960–64
Designed by Alfred Fiandaca (American, 1940-2013)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Center front: 97 cm (38 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.349

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with continuous (metallic) patterning wefts; metal

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Short cocktail dress made with black silk with metallic threads, long sleeves and low, square back neckline trimmed with two small bows. Zipper at each cuff and off-center zipper on back. One interior labels, “Fiandaca/ Couture.”

Provenance

By 2009, Caroline Collings, Boston, MA; gift of Collings to the MFA (Accession date: May 19, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of The Collings Foundation

Copyright

© Alfred Fiandaca