About this object

Printed floral dresses had been popular for both day and evening wear throughout the 1940s and that trend continued into the 1950s. They were sometimes worn as bridesmaids’ dresses too, either full-length or calf-length. This example is a summer evening dress.
  • Date
    1950 about
  • Maker
  • Materials
    Rayon - Satin
  • Credit line
    Gift of Mr Leslie Tyson, Hoylake, 1989
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Place made
  • Collection
    From the Walker Art Gallery collections
Object view = Decorative Arts
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