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Dress (part two of two-piece ensemble)

American
Designed by Bill Blass (American, 1922–2002)


Dimensions

Center back: 96.5 cm (38 in.)

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, printed

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Paisley sleeveless dress with matching wide tie at waist. Scoopneck with high back and black zipper down center back.

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