Woman's dress

English
1950
Designed by Rahvis


Accession Number

2010.1447

Medium or Technique

Silk taffeta and velvet.

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Striped black on black cocktail dress. Cap sleeves and scoop back. Bow in center front, zipper in back.
Interior label reads:
“Rahvis
19, Upper Grosvenor St
 W.2.”

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