Blue Strapless Evening Gown

MO 68.39.1
Blue Strapless Evening Gown
Oleg Cassini (American, b. France, 1913-2006)
United States
Silk crepe giselle
54" center back
A strapless evening dress in azure blue silk crepe Giselle with a bow at the bust line.
This dress was worn by Jacqueline Kennedy to a foreign ministry reception, Mexico City, Mexico, June 29, 1962. It was also worn to a dinner hosted by Ambassador Howard Beale, the Breakers, Newport, Rhode Island, September 14, 1962.
Image copyright (C) John F. Kennedy Library Foundation, Inc.