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Dress

American
Designed by Carolina Herrera (Venezuelan (active in the United States) born in 1939)


Dimensions

Center back: 101 cm (39 3/4 in.)

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Sheer black cocktail shirt dress, with appliqued white roses with rhinestone details. White embroidery, vine design. Collar, long sleeves, black buttons down front. Black fabric belt, ties around waist. Carolina Herrera, New York label inside. White slip with back zipper and hook and eye closure. Size 10.

Provenance

Before 2011, acquired by Evelyn H. Lauder (b. 1936 - d. 2011); 2011, given by inheritance to her husband, Leonard A. Lauder, New York, NY; 2013, gift of Lauder to the MFA. (Accession date: June 26, 2013)

Credit Line

The Evelyn H. Lauder Fashion Collection—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder