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Dress

American
2007
Designed by Carolina Herrera (Venezuelan (active in the United States) born in 1939)


Dimensions

Center back: 111.1 cm (43 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2013.700

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Navy blue and white striped, pieced cocktail dress. Navy invisible zipper in back with hook and eye closure. Carolina Herrera, New York label. Size 10. 100% cotton. Lined.

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