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Woman's evening ensemble

American
Spring 1993
Designed by Tom and Linda Platt (American)


Object Place: New York, New York

Dimensions

Center back (top): 48.3 cm (19 in.); center back (skirt): 94 cm (37 in.); center back (tunic): 92.7 cm (36 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.698.1-3

Medium or Technique

Silk satin weave (charmeuse), silk jersey, silk plain weave (chiffon), rhinestones

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black silk charmeuse tank top and long, straight black silk jersey skirt with elastic waistband and center back slit; both labeled: “Tom and Linda Platt, [size] S.” Black silk chiffon over tunic with side slits and handkerchief hem, studded with rhinestones; labeled: “Tom and Linda Platt”

Provenance

Gift from Tom and Linda Platt to Lorraine Howes, 1993; Gift to the MFA, October 27, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of Lorraine deWet Howes