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Woman's ensemble

American
about 1972


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Center back (caftan): 144.8 cm (57 in.) Center back (dress): 116.8 cm (46 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5481.1-2

Medium or Technique

Caftan: silk plain weave (chiffon), printed Dress: silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black sheer caftan with orange flowers and greenery.

Black silk slip with center back zipper.

Signed

Interior label: "Leo Narducci/ambiance."

Provenance

Before 1995, purchased by Marilyn M. Maxwell, Cincinnati, OH; 1995, gift to her son, Stewart Shillito Maxwell, Jr.; 2009, year-end gift of Maxwell to the MFA (Accession date: January 20, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Stewart Shillito Maxwell, Jr. in memory of his mother, Marilyn M. Maxwell