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Man's jacket

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Man's jacket made of Morris & Co. "Bachelor Buttons" fabric, with large-scale flowers and leaves in orange and gold colorway. Light blue lining with inner pocket above a large blue and white rectangular label with a blue mushroom within a white sun below which reads: "Granny/Takes a Trip/The...

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Provenance

About 1967, created by tailor John Pearse for Barry Miles at the boutique Granny Takes a Trip in London; purchased from Pearse by the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

William Frances Warden Fund

English, about 1967

Object Place

London, England

Dimensions

Center back: 78.7 cm (31 in.) Costume (Chest size): 37 in. (94 cm)

Accession Number

2009.4374

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes