Pink and White Evening Dress with Stole

MO 63.1377a-b
Pink and White Evening Dress with Stole
Oleg Cassini (American, b. France, 1913-2006)
Raffia lace
Dress: 48 1/2" center back; Stole: 75" x 26"
An evening dress in pink and white raffia lace with matching kerchief stole. The fabric has a scalloped edge at the hem, neckline and the arm holes. This dress is fitted at waist and falls straight to the heel.
This dress was worn by Jacqueline Kennedy to dinner hosted by President and Madame Charles de Gaulle, Elysee Palace, Paris, France, May 31, 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.