Dress (part one of a two-piece ensemble)

French
1970s
Designed by Pierre Cardin (French, born in 1922)


Dimensions

Dress: Center back: 139.7 cm (55 in.)

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave (gazar), printed

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Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Green scoop-neck, sleeveless dress with pink floral pattern. Zipper up center back. Flounce tiered hem at bottom.

Pierre Cardin label, Stanley Nelson Boutique.

Provenance

2012, sold by Palm Beach Vintage, Palm Beach, FL to Frederic A. Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2013, gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf