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Ivory Evening Dress

MO 63.1332
Ivory Evening Dress
Oleg Cassini (American, b. France, 1913-2006)
1962
United States
Duchesse silk satin
49 1/2" center back
An ivory evening gown in duchesse silk satin with back panel decorated with two bows at the shoulder straps.
This dress was worn by First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy to a fundraiser celebrating the first anniversary of the Kennedy Inauguration at the National Guard Armory in Washington, DC on January 20, 1962. The First Lady also wore this gown to a dinner in her honor in New Delhi, India on March 13, 1962.
  • JFKMUS-MO-1963-1338
  • JFKWHP-1962-01-20-C
  • JFKWHP-1962-03-13-I
Image copyright (C) John F. Kennedy Library Foundation, Inc.
JFKMUS-MO-1963-1332