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Sundress

British
early 1970s
Designed by Jantzen (British)


Dimensions

Center back: 111.8 cm (44 in.)

Accession Number

2013.271

Medium or Technique

Nylon knit (jersey)

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long purple dress with white floral pattern. Deep v-neck, halter top with open back. Original sales tag: “JANTZEN: $25 PURPLE SUGGESTED RETAIL”

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