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Multi-colored silk printed dress, 1970s

Japanese
1970s
Hanae Mori (Japanese, born in 1926)


Dimensions

Center front: 100.3 cm (39 1/2 in.) Center back: 99.7 cm (39 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2019.161

Medium or Technique

Silk mid-length, spaghetti strap dress with louson bodice, tiered and shirred skirt; multi-colored print of abstracted fuit in shades of blue, organge, white, lavendar and red on black ground.

Not On View

Classifications

Costumes

Markings

Size 40; soie

Provenance

1971, sold by Hanae Mori Boutique, Tokyo to Vivien Hassenfeld, Boston; 2019, gift of Vivien Hassenfeld to the MFA. (Accession date: February 20, 2019)

Credit Line

Gift of Vivien Hassenfeld