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Evening dress
Evening dress
Designer:
Date:
1968
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Broadcloth, Ostrich Feathers, Silk Crepe, Velvet, Satin
Dimensions:
76.2 cm (30 in.) slip waist; 81.3 cm (32 in.) dress waist; 80 cm (31 1/2 in.) length (center back, slip); 86.4 cm (34 in.) slip (center front)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1985.44.121a-b
Acquisition Date:
1985-07-10
Credit Line:

Eleanor Christenson de Guigné Collection (Mrs. Christian de Guigné III), gift of Ronna and Eric Hoffman

Exhibition History:

New Look to Now, de Young Museum, 1989-91

Tunic evening dress of brown and white ostrich feathers over a brown silk
slip. Some feathers have been shaved and others trimmed - all individually applied upward.