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Evening dress and coat
Evening dress and coat
Date:
20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Purple And Green Silk Taffeta
Dimensions:
61 cm (24 in.) waist; 82.6 cm (32 1/2 in.) length (coat); 447 cm (176 in.) circumference (hem, coat); 396.2 cm (156 in.) circumference (hem, dress); 36.2 cm (14 1/4 in.) shoulder width
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1985.44.446a-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
Loan: Metropolitan Museum of Art, (Mme. Gres),1994

Long dress with flared skirt in purple, fitted long sleeve bodice with abstract design in green and purple. Matching hip length coat is collarless and unlined. Coat is very full, dips longer in back. Far left in group image.