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Woman's dress with jacket

American
1970s
Designed by Roy Halston Frowick, known as Halston (American, 1932–1990)


Dimensions

Center back (dress): 114.3 cm (45 in.) Center back (jacket): 48.3 cm (19 in.)

Accession Number

2006.2012.1-2

Medium or Technique

Printed silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White halter dress with printed black flowers. Labeled: “Halston/ Made in USA/ 9240/style 832 10/ Josie” Printed black and white jacket with short sleeves and ties at the waist. Labeled: “Halston”

Provenance

Purchased by donor in the 1970s. Gift to MFA December 13, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Stuart C. Welch