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Gown
Designer:
Date:
ca. 1970
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Cotton Velvet, Synthetic Satin, Chenille And Metallic Thread Braid; Synthetic Plain Weave Lining
Dimensions:
135.9 cm (53 1/2 in.) center back length
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Provenance:

Mrs. Leo (Pia) Orlandi

Accession Number:
2019.26.4
Acquisition Date:
2019-06-04
Credit Line:

Gift of the Leo and Pia Orlandi family

Woman's gown of black cotton velvet and ivory synthetic satin with black chenille and gold thread braid; high-neck collar, long sleeves with puffed shoulders and zipper closures at each wrist, and empire waist with gathered full skirt; hook and eye, snap, and Scovill zipper closures at back. Label: "Geoffrey Beene"

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.