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Woman's evening dress

American (New York)
1958
Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1901)


Object Place: New York, United States

Dimensions

127 cm (50 in.)

Accession Number

1984.564

Medium or Technique

Satin

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black velvet ribbon bodice, belted waist with pink artificial flowers, white satin skirt with applied flowers and machine embroidery, strapless. Label: Made to Order - Bergdorf Goodman, Mrs. C.D. Dillon (name cut out) 4/4/58”.

Provenance

1958, Mrs. C. Douglas Dillon (Phyllis Ellsworth Dillon); About 1984, by inheritance to her sister, Mrs. John P. Sturges; Gift to the MFA (Accession date: October 24, 1984)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John P. Sturges