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Belt (part two of a two-piece ensemble)

American
1970s
Designed by Oscar de la Renta (American (born in the Dominican Republic), born in 1932)


Dimensions

Length: 81.3 cm (32 in.)

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave; printed

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Original belt has grommet closures and same pattern as borders of dress – orange and purple.

Provenance

2012, sold by Palm Beach Vintage, Palm Beach, FL to Frederic A. Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2013, gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf