The dress has a fitted ruffled top and a loose falling A-line skirt in red. Accessories include gloves, shawl, hat and handbag. Samples of red cloth have been stitched onto the paper.
"Rita and Bessie" is a one act play featuring a fictional encounter between Cuban actress and singer Rita Montaner (1900-1958) and American blues singer Bessie Smith (1894-1937).
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- New York, New York, United States
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- Costume design drawings
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- Randy Barcelo Collection
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