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Black down parka with hood

Black wrapper with black buttons along top and three interior labels: "HELMUT LANG" "42" and "MADE IN ITALY." Black hood with button holes to attach to parka. Velcro closure at center front.


Before 2009, in collection of hl-art, LLC; gift of hl-art to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of the artist

American, Autumn-Winter 1998–99

Object Place

New York, United States


Length x width (parka): 175 x 66 cm (68 7/8 x 26 in.) Length (hood): 64.9 cm (25 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Nylon plain weave with down filling, plastic, velcro


Textiles and Fashion Arts