Woman's "Kabuki" dress

American
1963
Designed by Rudi Gernreich (American (born in Austria), 1922–1985), For Harmon Knitwear (Founded 1960)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

CB 96.5 cm (38 in.)

Accession Number

2003.238

Medium or Technique

Wool knit

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Purple and fuschia checked pattern, wool knit kabuki-style dress with lime green sash and back zip. Label reads, “Rudi Gernreich Design for Harmon Knitwear, 6”

Provenance

Resurrection, NYC; purchased by MFA, April 23, 2003

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Doris May