Woman's sundress

English
about 1946
Labeled II O II [Utility] (British, 1945–1950)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Center back: 104.8 x 68.6 cm (41 1/4 CB x 27 in. Waist measurement) Bust: 31 1/2"

Accession Number

2010.1392

Medium or Technique

Acetate printed plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White halter neckline dress with bright pink, blue, red, and green floral print, peplum at natural waistline. Zipper at center back. One interior label: “II O II.”

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf