Object Place: United States
Center back: 104 cm (40 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Heat-set pleated, synthetic plain weave
Not On View
Woman’s evening dress made of salmon-pink pleated polyester with long sleeves and sweetheart neckline. Wide embroidered waistband features a coloral floral pattern made with polychrome silks yarns, sequins, and beads edged with gold-metallic threads. Synthetic chiffon lining. Side zipper.
Four interior labels read:
“Mary McFadden Couture”
“Dry Clean Only”
By 1990, purchased by Mary Philopolous, Canton MA; 2010, gift of Mary Philopolous to MFA. (Accession Date: December 15, 2010)
Gift of Mary Philopoulos
Reproduced with permission.