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Dress

American
Resort 1980


Dimensions

Center back: 127 cm (50 in.)

Accession Number

2012.210

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pink silk gazar with handkerchief bottom. Sleeveless dress with thin straps and scoopneck. Small slit in center. Fitted to waist then bells out with many tiers at the bottom, hook/eye and zipper closure at back.

Interior label: “HALSTON”

Provenance

About 1980s, acquired by Jacqueline Togut; 2012, gift of Togut to the MFA. (Accession date: April 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Jacqueline and Albert Togut