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Dress

American
1992
Designed by Donna Karan (American, born in 1948)


Dimensions

Center back: 99.1 cm (39 in.)

Accession Number

2013.690

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Double-breasted navy suitdress with thin, dotted, white pinstripes, and navy lace trim. Fitted sleeves. Shoulders are rounded and lightly padded. Notched neckline with square corners on lapel and collar. Inside of breast pocket is a cream white silk hadkerchief. Six faux pearl buttons with round gold colored rim. The suitdress is lined with navy silk.

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