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Man's sweater

Colorfully patterned (various shades of pink, blue, green, yellow, purple, orange, and black) oversized sweater. Interior label: "COOGI/Australia/XL/100% Mercerized Cotton/Made in Australia" with care instructions on reverse.

Provenance

About 2003, purchased by Jacqueline Loewe Fowler, Stanford, CT in antique shop in New York City; 2009, year-end gift of Fowler to the MFA (Accession date: January 20, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Jacqueline Loewe Fowler

Australian, 1980s

  • Designer Coogi, Australian, founded in the 1970s
Object Place

Australia

Dimensions

Center back: 68 cm (26 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5438

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes