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Daisy Embroidered Evening Dress

Daisy Embroidered Evening Dress

Designer: Hubert Givenchy (French, b. 1927)

Place Made: France

Date Made: ca. 1960

Medium: Silk

Dimensions: 52 in. center back 

Ivory silk floor length dress embroidered with a daisy pattern. This dress was worn by Mrs. John F. Kennedy for a Richard Avedon photographic sitting with John F. Kennedy Jr. in Palm Beach, Florida on January 5, 1961.

The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum; Photograph: The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library Foundation