Woman's dress

British
about 1991
Designed by Jean Muir (British, 1933–1995), For Jean Muir Studio (English, 1986–1995)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Other: CB 101.6 cm (40 in.)

Accession Number

2003.336

Medium or Technique

Wool crepe

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Purple wool crepe long-sleeved, straight dress with shaped hip flounce and buttons down back. Square, padded shoulders, with inverted pleats at top of sleeve; high, rolled collar. Label reads “Jean Muir Studio”

Provenance

Purchased from Jean Muir Studio by Margaret M. Lincoln, 1991; Gift to the MFA, June 25, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret M. Lincoln

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.