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Woman's blouse

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Gray knotted latticework backless top with black stone patterning across the bodice. Long fringe falls from hem down the front. Fringe from the collar of the blouse crosses chest and trails down back. Three ties across back.

Provenance

December 2008, sold by Lucyann Barry Luxury Resale, New York, to an anonymous donor; 2009, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 27, 2009)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Brazilian, early 21st century

Object Place

Brazil

Dimensions

Center front: 109.2 cm (43 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2430

Medium or Technique

Synthetic (?) knotted netting; stones

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes