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Woman's evening ensemble

late 1960s

Object Place: United States


Center back length (coat): 30 inches Center back length (dress): 54 inches Center back length (blouse): 22.5 inches

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave; silk net (tulle) embroidered with metallic disks and rhinestones

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Black wool pea coat with wide flaring notched collar, 3-rhinestone button front closure, 2 slit front pockets, and white silk satin lining. Labelled: “Pauline Trigere” Long black wool sleeveless dress with scoop neck and empire waistline.

Long-sleeved black tulle blouse, embroidered with metallic disks and rhinestones. Small high neck collar and back button closure.


Dress labelled: Labelled: "Pauline Trigere #806 Made in USA"


Before 2008, purchased by Ms. Reva Ostrow, New York; gift of Ostrow to the MFA (Accession date: April 22, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Reva Ostrow