Center back: 137.2 cm (54 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk and wool? plain weave
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Long beige sleeveless caftan with blue, yellow, and pink stripes. Self-fabric string belt sewn onto both sides of the dress near the waist and ties in the front. High, round neckline has sewn-on gold ribbon trim that extends down from the neckline past the waist - forming a henley collar with metal-buttons down the center front of the dress. Interior label: “ADOLFO AT SAKS FIFTH AVENUE”
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)
Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf
Reproduced with permission.