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Woman's blouse

Purplish gold iridescent lace blouse with black silk chiffon black, puffed long poet sleeves, with an attached scarf at the collar.

Signed

Labeled: "JLS Scherrer Boutique/ Paris/ Made in France/ 48771/ 40"

Provenance

1990s, sold to Mady Jourdan, Paris, France; 2013, gift of Jourdan to Brigitte Moufflet, Boston, MA; 2013, gift of Moufflet to the MFA. (Accession date: May 29, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Brigitte Moufflet in honor of Mady Jourdan

French, 1990s

Dimensions

Center back: 71.1 cm (28 in.)

Accession Number

2013.621

Medium or Technique

Machine made lace with silk plain weave (chiffon)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes