Designer: Hubert de Givenchy (Fashion Designer, French, b. 1927)
Givenchy Boutique (French, established 1952)
Material: Silk shantung
Date Made: 1958
Dimensions: 38 in. center back
Sleevless dress in fuschia silk shantung with a ruffle down front from the shoulder to the hem. This dress was worn by Mrs. John F. Kennedy for a Jacques Lowe photographic sitting in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts in 1959.
The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum; Photograph: The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library Foundation