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Woman's evening dress

American
Spring 1988
Designed by Arnold Scaasi (American, born in 1930), Worn by Gayfryd Steinberg


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back: 129.5 cm (51 in.)

Accession Number

2010.469

Medium or Technique

Cotton lace (?); silk plain weave; rhinestones; plastic

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White off the shoulder cutwork (?) dress with floral motifs and “diamond” rhinestones. Zipper along center back. Lined in white silk with black and white interior label: ARNOLD SCAASI. Spring Made to Order, 1988, #2672.

Provenance

Before 2010, purchased by Gayfryd Steinberg, New York City; gift of Steinberg to the MFA (Accession date: June 16, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Gayfryd Steinberg