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Woman's dress

American
Spring 1991


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back: 73.7 cm (29 in.) Center front: 80.6 cm (31 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2010.462

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, printed; silk plain weave; plastic

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Bright pink strapless short cocktail dress with red, purple, green, blue, and yellow stylized floral patterning. Bow at natural waist. Lined in pink silk with boning in the bodice. Interior label: ARNOLD SCAASI.

Provenance

Before 2010, purchased by Gayfryd Steinberg, New York City; gift of Steinberg to the MFA (Accession date: June 16, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Gayfryd Steinberg