Celadon Evening Dress

MO 63.1373
Celadon Evening Dress
Oleg Cassini (American, b. France, 1913-2006)
United States
Silk jersey
53" center back
An evening dress in celadon silk jersey draped to form a pleated skirt and a gathered bust line.
This dress was worn by First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy to the dinner honoring the Nobel Prize winners of the Western Hemisphere at the White House in Washington, DC on April 29, 1962.
Image copyright (C) John F. Kennedy Library Foundation, Inc.