Object Place: New York, New York, United States
Center back (blouse): 64.1 cm (25 1/4 in.) Center back (skirt): 115.6 cm (45 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Blouse: Cotton plain weave, printed; plastic Skirt: Cotton plain weave, printed; lined with cotton plain weave; metal
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Woman’s Edwardian-style red and white, gingham-print blouse with high ruffled collar, puff shoulders and fitted sleeves, with ruffled peplum. Black faceted plastic buttons down center front and extending from cuffs to elbow along sleeves.
Floor-length cotton skirt with large-scale red and white gingham print and deep, ruffled flounce at hem. Hook and eye, button and zipper closures at left hip. Lined in stiff off-white linen (?).
Two interior labels: "ADOLFO/New York" and "Giorgio/Beverly Hills."
By 2009, The Way We Wore, Inc., Los Angeles, CA; sold by The Way We Wore to the MFA. (Accession date: February 24, 2010)
Museum purchase with funds donated by Doris May
Reproduced with permission.