Woman's dress

English
1940s
Labeled CC41 (English, 1941–1952)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Center back: 118 cm (46 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1391

Medium or Technique

Cotton (?) plain weave; plastic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White short sleeve dress patterned with red bows and blue buttons. White buttons down center front of bodice. Belt loops and natural waist and snaps along right side. One interior label: “CC41.”

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London; 2010, sold by Verrinder to Frederic Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2010, year-end gift of Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf