Image Copyright Restricted

Woman's dress

Finnish
about 1964
Designed by Annika Rimala (Finnish, born in 1936), For Marimekko (Finnish, founded 1951), Retailed by Design Research (American, 1953–1978)


Dimensions

Center front: 91.4 cm (36 in.)

Accession Number

2013.327

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave; printed

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knee-length shift dress with long sleeves and round neckline, printed in navy blue with narrow kelly green wavy band at waist.

Signed

Two labels: "Marimekko oy suomi-finland" and "Design Research"

Provenance

October 1, 2012, gift of Dr. Claire K. Sprague to Stephen Borkowski, Provincetown, MA; 2013, gift of Borkowski to the MFA. (Accession date: March 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Stephen H. Borkowski in honor of Dr. Claire K. Sprague