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Woman's three part ensemble

American
Spring 1993
Designed by Bill Blass (American, 1922–2002), Retailed by Neiman Marcus (American, founded 1907)


Dimensions

Center Back (blouse): 63.5 cm (25 in.) Center Front (pants (inseam)): 82.6 cm (32 1/2 in.) Center Back (belt): 92.7 cm (36 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1048.1-3

Medium or Technique

Appliquéd (blouse) synthetic plain weave, embroidered and appliquéd with sequins, flowers, and rhinestones; (pants) cotton twill weave; (belt) leather and metal

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Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White long sleeve blouse with appliquéd flowers, sequins, and rhinestones. Labeled: “Bill Blass/ Made in USA/ Neiman Marcus”.
Navy pants with white vertical stripes. Labeled: “Bill Blass/Neiman Marcus”
Navy belt with white stitched leather. Labeled: “Bill Blass, LTD 6364”

Provenance

Gift to MFA, December 14, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Julia Anderson Frankel