Dress with matching belt and headscarf

Knee-length, long-sleeve dress with round keyhole neck and back zipper, in "Matisse" style print in red, black blue, yellow, green, cream and orange; matching belt and headscarf. Lable: Goldworm [gold worm symbol] - Made in Italy - 100% virgin wool - RN 22211 - [size] 18

Braided belt in multicolored wool strands, with fringe at both ends.

Printed silk headscarf in matching "Matisse" style print in red, black blue, yellow, green, cream and orange

Provenance

By 2010, with Cathy Hammond LLC, Clio, MI; July 2010, sold by Hammond to the MFA. (Accession date: September 22, 2010)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

Dress with matching belt and headscarf

Place of Manufacture
Italy
Dimensions
Dress: Center back: 104.1 cm (41 in.) Belt: Length: 1828.8 mm (72 in.) Scarf: Height x width: 29 x 29 in. (73.7 x 73.7 cm)
Medium or Technique
Wool, machine knit, printed; silk, printed
Classification
Costumes
Accession Number
2010.665.1-3
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