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Woman's evening dress with belt

American
about 1990
Designed by James Galanos (American, born in 1924), Retailed by Neiman Marcus (American, founded 1907)


Dimensions

Center back (dress): 161.3 cm (63 1/2 in.) Center Back (belt): 83.8 cm (33 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1055.1-2

Medium or Technique

Wool and synthetic fibers?; plain weave (crepe); belt: polyester and leather

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Red and brown floor length halter dress with deep V in front and crossed draped fabric on the back, labeled: “Galanos/Neiman Marcus”. Red matching belt, labeled: “Galanos”.

Provenance

Gift to MFA, December 14, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Julia Anderson Frankel