Dress

British
1980s
Designed by Zandra Rhodes (English, born in 1940)


Dimensions

Center back: 55.9 cm (22 in.)

Accession Number

2013.254

Medium or Technique

Polyester plain weave; printed

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long blue dress with swirling seashell pattern in gray and purple. Seam at waist meets low-cut v-neck. Drawstring at the base of the v-neck and drawstrings at each arm. Loose wide short-sleeves.

Interior label at back collar ” ZANDRA RHODES: LONDON NEW YORK”

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

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.