Woman's dress

English
about 1945
Marylyn (English), Labeled CC41 (English, 1941–1952)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Center back: 121.9 cm (48 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1402

Medium or Technique

Rayon plain weave, printed; metal; plastic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Red and white short sleeve dress with rows of red and white polka dots. Three red buttons down center front of bodice and gathered at natural waist. Zipper along right side. Two interior labels, “CC41” and “Marylyn/[faded and illegible].”

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf