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Evening Gown

French
1968


Dimensions

Center back: 134.6 cm (53 in.)

Accession Number

2012.521

Medium or Technique

organza, silk, sequins, maribou

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A-line brown sheer organza evening gown with horizontally striped sequins and adroned witih graudated white maribou pom poms; lined in nude silk.

Signed

Courreges, Paris; white label with black letters

Provenance

By 2012, Kerry Taylor Auctions, London; 2012, sold by Kerry Taylor Auctions to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 26, 2012)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Penny Vinik