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Pink Evening Dress

MO 63.1395
Pink Evening Dress
Oleg Cassini (American, b. France, 1913-2006)
1961
United States
Silk, chiffon, sequins
60 1/2" center back
An evening dress in shell pink silk-georgette chiffon embroidered with sequins. This gown is full length and sleeveless with an off-centered bow at waist, a zipper at the back, and an ankle slit.
This gown was worn by Jacqueline Kennedy to dinner with Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev, Schonbrunn Palace, Vienna, Austria, June 3, 1961.
National Archives and Records Administration. Office of Presidential Libraries. John F. Kennedy Library. (04/01/1985- )
Image copyright (C) John F. Kennedy Library Foundation, Inc.
JFKMUS-MO-1963-1395