Requires Photography

dress

Palestinian
1970s


Accession Number

2018.3752

Medium or Technique

embroidered cotton plain weave

Not On View

Classifications

Costumes

woman’s black dress embroidered at neck, sleeves and hem with colorful red and pink floral pattern

Provenance

Between about 1962 and 1989, acquired by Emanuel Balkin and Lorraine Balkin (b. 1930 - d. 2017) for Décor International, Boston; 2018, gift of Emanuel Balkin to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2018)

NOTE: Emanuel and Lorraine Balkin founded and operated the gallery Décor International from 1962 until 1989.

Credit Line

Gift of Emanuel Balkin