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Woman's dress

French
2000
Designed by Alexander McQueen CBE (English,1969-2010), Designed for House of Givenchy (French, founded 1952)


Dimensions

Center back: 104 cm (40 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2011.48

Medium or Technique

Silk jersey, sequins.

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black, gray and silver sequined evening gown with zig zag motif. Halter-style top with open-back, exposed middress, and slit in back.
Label:
“GIVENCHY HAUTE COUTURE”
“GIVENCHY AH 2000
AH CATHERINE N=7”

Provenance

By 2011 with Decades, Inc., Los Angeles; 2011, purchased from Decades by the MFA (Accession date: March 23, 2011)

Credit Line

Helen B. Sweeney Fund