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Man' s suit in two parts (jacket)

Gray-ish double breasted jacket (6 buttons) with thin red and purple stripes. Three buttons at each cuff. Arms are lined in white plain weave silk. Jacket is lined in shades of blue and white wave-like patterning, signed "Emilio." Two interior pockets and three labels read: "Made in Italy,"...

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Provenance

By 1975, purchased at Sakowitz in Houston, TX by Bob Clark, Houston; gift of Clark and his wife Tonia to the MFA (December 17, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Tonia and Bob Clark

Italian, 1970–74

Object Place

Milan and Florence, Italy

Dimensions

Center back (jacket): 78.7 cm (31 in.) Length (pants): 106.7 cm (42 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1570.1-2

Medium or Technique

Wool twill weave; plastic; silk plain weave; metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes