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Woman's dress with matching scarf

American
1970s
Designed by George Peter Stavropoulos (Greek (active Athens, Greece, and New York), 1920–1990)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States, Easting: 0.000, Northing: 0.000

Dimensions

Dress (center back): 142 cm (55 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2001.680.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave (chiffon)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dress of forest green silk chiffon with sheer sleeves and matching scarf. Label: “Stavropoulos - New York - Athens”

Provenance

Purchased by Mrs. Yousuf Karsh from the designer George Peter Stavropoulos in the 1970s; gift to the MFA, September 26, 2001.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Yousuf Karsh