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Dress

Italian
Fall 2009
Designed by House of Versace (Italian, founded in 1978)


Dimensions

Center back: 142.2 cm (56 in.)

Accession Number

2013.706

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Teal silk chiffon draped evening dress with metal details (sleeve added).
Sheer long sleeves. Sheer back. Halter neck at back closes with two hook-and-eye closures and a snap. Teal invisible zipper on left side.

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