evening dress
evening dress
evening dress
evening dress
evening dress
evening dress

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Evening Dress


(Kerry Taylor Auction, United Kingdom, Passion for Fashion Sale December 13, 2007, lot154, 4 of 4); IMA.

Object Information

creation date
1996
materials
Fiber content label states - nylon (53%) and metal (47%)
The fabric has a knit foundation with overall surface loops of flat strips of a shiny plastic material reminiscent of audio tape (perhaps the 47% metal labeling refers to a metal oxide on a synthetic film substrate?)
dimensions
L: 52 in. (back neck to hem)
Center back length - 52"
Shoulder to hem back length - 53"
Bust circumference - 30"-32" (relaxed - gently stretched)
mark descriptions
Junior Gaultier/Made in Italy/42
accession number
2008.272
credit line
Deaccessioned Textile Fund
colors