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Woman's Evening Dress and Flower Pin

Fall 2006
Designed by Oscar de la Renta, American and Dominican, 1932 - 2014. Worn by Mrs. Martin Field, American, 1941 - 2013
Rows of ruffles that graduate in size cover a sheer tulle skirt, supported by fifteen underlayers of tulle over an organza slip. Oscar de la Renta completed this frothy ballerina dress with a swirled strapless bodice and flower, and chose an idiosyncratic prune color to downplay the sweetness. Romantic and relaxed, the gown epitomizes his elegant designs, favored by celebrities on the red-carpet....

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