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Dress

American
Designed by Arnold Scaasi (American, 1930–2015)


Dimensions

Center back: 127.6 cm (50 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2013.725

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pink taffeta dress. Floor-length with short pouf sleeves. Arnold Scaasi tag inside, in back. Large pink flower in back. Zipper at center back.

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