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Woman's dress in three part (dress)

American (California)
Fall 1960
James Galanos (American, born in 1924)

Object Place: California, USA


115 x 71 cm (45 1/4 x 27 15/16 in.)measured flat for hanging storage

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Printed silk twill with plastic buttons and metal zippers

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Design of printed silk in all-over geometric pattern; narrow black silk bands at cuffs, shoulders and waist; black plastic buttons. Belt for matching printed silk. Slip of white silk. This dress matches 61.397a; printed silk pattern matches lining of coat.

Credit Line

Gift of William Filene's Sons Company