Designed by Giorgio di Sant'Angelo / Dress / spring/summer 1971Designed by Giorgio di Sant'Angelo
spring/summer 1971

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Creator Name: Giorgio di Sant'Angelo
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Designer
Creator Dates/Places: 1933 - 1989
Creator Name-CRT: Designed by Giorgio di Sant'Angelo
Title: Dress
Title Type: Object name
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1971
Creation End Date: 1971
Creation Date: spring/summer 1971
Object Type: Costume and Jewelry
Classification Term: Main dress-Womenswear
Materials and Techniques: synthetic, suede, cotton
Dimensions: average L. at center back 58 in. (147.5 cm)
AMICA Contributor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Owner Location: New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 1998.493.189
Credit Line: Gift of Martin F. Price, 1998

In one of the great pilgrimages of modern fashion history, Giorgio di Sant'Angelo and Diana Vreeland went looking for the gypsy, in pursuit of the most colorful, authentic, and aboriginal form and manner of dress. That these two unlikely sophisticates came together in this passionate cause is itself romantic.

AMICA ID: MMA_.1998.493.189
AMICA Library Year: 2000
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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