Woman's three-part dress

American
1948–51
Designed by Juli Lynne Charlot (American)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Center Back (Bodice): 20.3 cm (8 in.) Center Back (Skirt): 85.1 cm (33 1/2 in.) Center Back (Shawl): 66 x 144.8 cm (26 x 57 in.)

Accession Number

2005.478.1-3

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave and felt

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White strapless bodice with floral appliqué, ruffles along bodice top, and metal zipper at center back. White full skirt with floral appliqué and metal zipper at center back. White triangular shaped shawl with floral appliqué and ruffles along the edges. Labeled: “Juli Lynne Charlot/ California”

Provenance

Gift from Marilyn M. Maxwell (donor's mother) December 25, 1987; 2005 Gift to MFA, September 21, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Stewart Shillito Maxwell, Jr. in memory of his mother Marilyn M. Maxwell