Woman's dress

English
about 1950


Place of Origin: United Kingdom

Dimensions

Center back: 116.8 cm (46 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1437

Medium or Technique

Printed rayon plain weave crepe

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cocktail dress of red crepe printed with black modernist architectural plans; narrow band collar, long sleeves with padded shoulders, fitted waist with overdress of printed crepe draped at proper left; black crepe skirt underneath

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