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Woman's evening dress

American
Spring 1984


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back: 129.5 cm (51 in.) Center front: 144.8 cm (57 in.) Bust 32"

Accession Number

2010.471

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave (chiffon), ombre printed; metal

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Green and pink ombre evening dress with layers of chiffon fabric and narrow straps. Hook and eye closures at center back. Interior black and white label: ARNOLD SCAASI.

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