Woman's evening ensemble

American
1986


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Gown (CB): 147.3 cm (58 in.); jacket (CB): 64.8 cm (25 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.164.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silk and Lurex velvet, double-faced wool and faux diamond studs

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Silver Lurex panne velvet evening dress with plunging V-neckline and high slit in center front skirt. Navy blue double face wool jacket with faux diamond stud buttons down center front.

Provenance

Geoffrey Beene archive; Gift to the MFA, March 24, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Geoffrey Beene

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.