User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Cocktail ensemble

Start collecting

Long sleeved jacket with round collar. Made of beige lace with gold metallic thread and brown ribbon in swirling/floral design all over jacket. Buttons down front of jacket. Trim on collar is woven brown material. Back of jacket has a long bow. Scalloped edges at bottom and at sleeve...

Show Full Description

Signed

Interior label (jacket): No interior labels. Interior label (dress): "GEOFFREY BEENE NEW YORK"

Provenance

By 2011, acquired by Nancy T. Lerner; 2012, gift of Lerner to the MFA. (Accession date: April 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Nancy T. Lerner in memory of Steven L. Lerner

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American,

Dimensions

Center back (jacket): 66 cm (26 in.) Center back (dress): 41.9 cm (16 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2012.188.1-2

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles