Woman's evening dress

American (New York City)
Spring 2001
Designed by Geoffrey Beene (American, 1927–2004)


Object Place: New York, New York

Dimensions

Center back: 109.2 cm (43 in.)

Accession Number

2004.694

Medium or Technique

Silk knit (jersey) and linen plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black matte jersey wrap full-length gown with geometric blue and lavender linen inserts at center front of bodice and skirt; sleeveless with plunging V-neckline.

Provenance

Before 2004, Geoffrey Beene, New York; gift of Beene to the MFA (Accession date: October 27, 2004)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Geoffrey Beene

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.