Dolce & Gabbana Madonna & Child "Mama" embellished dress

Dolce & Gabbana Madonna & Child "Mama" embellished dress

Collection ID

TXT.000259

Type

Textile

Date

2015

Geography

Italy

Language

N/A

Medium

Silk, polyester, wood, acrylic, acetate, nylon, sequins, artificial jewels

Dimensions

27 × 20 in. (68.6 × 50.8 cm)

Exhibit Location

On view in The Impact of the Bible, Bible in the World


This sleeveless, print dress was created as part of Dolce & Gabbana’s 2015 Ready-to-Wear fall/winter collection, which was inspired by mothers. It features an image of Mary and Jesus in a traditional “Madonna and Child” motif. Set on top of this Renaissance-style image are bold letters and sequins.

Created in 2015 by Dolce & Gabbana, Italy.[1] Purchased online in 2019 by Museum of the Bible, Washington, DC.[2]

Notes: [1] 2015 Ready-to-Wear fall/winter collection. [2] Purchased from Ebay.

description

This sleeveless, print dress was created as part of Dolce & Gabbana’s 2015 Ready-to-Wear fall/winter collection, which was inspired by mothers. It features an image of Mary and Jesus in a traditional “Madonna and Child” motif. Set on top of this Renaissance-style image are bold letters and sequins.


provenance

Created in 2015 by Dolce & Gabbana, Italy.[1] Purchased online in 2019 by Museum of the Bible, Washington, DC.[2]

Notes: [1] 2015 Ready-to-Wear fall/winter collection. [2] Purchased from Ebay.


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