"Pear Shape"

Designer: Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978)
Date: ca. 1954
Culture: American
Medium: wool, silk
Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 38 in. (96.5 cm) Length at CB (b): 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm)
Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Erik Lee Preminger in memory of his mother, Gypsy Rose Lee, 1993
Accession Number: 2009.300.593a, b

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