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Gown

American
1980s


Dimensions

Center back: 149.9 cm (59 in.)

Accession Number

2012.232

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long black gown with silver-printed lame waist inset that wraps around the dress. Long sleeves, low back with asymmetrical zipper that creates a curvilinear line on the back of the dress. Interior label: “CAROLINA HERRERA”

Provenance

About 1980s, acquired by Jacqueline Togut; 2012, gift of Togut to the MFA. (Accession date: April 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Jacqueline and Albert Togut