Designer: Oleg Cassini (American, b. France, 1913-2006)
Place Made: USA
Date Made: ca. 1961
Medium: Silk jersey
Dimensions: 53 in. center back
Evening dress in celadon silk jersey draped to form pleated skirt and bust line.
This dress was worn by First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy at a White House dinner honoring the Nobel Prize Laureates of the Western Hemisphere
on April 29, 1962.
The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum; Photograph: The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library Foundation