Woman's dress

American
1970s
Designed by Goldworm Knitwear Company (American, 1928–1981)


Place of Manufacture: Milan, Italy

Dimensions

Center back: 129.5 cm (51 in.)

Accession Number

2010.318

Medium or Technique

Polyester knit

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long one shoulder dress with black, orange, purple, pink, white, and green horizontal stripes. Two interior labels: Goldworm/RN 22211 8/Made in Italy/100% Polyester” and “Hand machine wash/separately. Drip or/tumble dry low.”

Provenance

March 2010, purchased by Frederic A. Sharf, Brookline, MA and Palm Beach, FL from Palm Beach Vintage at Donovan & Gray, West Palm Beach, FL; gift of Sharf and his wife Jean to the MFA (Accession date: April 14, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf