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Cocktail ensemble

Brown plaid wool cropped jacket with stand collar overlaid with black net flocked with red dots, then quilted in diamond pattern overall, trimmed along all edges with black soutache and trimmed down the front placket with black pom poms. Scalloped edges. Lined in black wool overlaid with net and...

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Interior label (jacket): "GEOFFREY BEENE / NEW YORK" Interior label (dress): "GEOFFREY BEENE / NEW YORK"


1980s, purchased by Lizbeth Krupp, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2012, gift of Krupp to the MFA. (Accession date: December 12, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Lizbeth Krupp


Reproduced with permission.

American, 1980s

Object Place


Center back (coat): 55.9 cm (22 in.) Center back (dress): 93 cm (36 5/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave; quilted, netting; flocked, soutache trim, pom poms


Textiles and Fashion Arts