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Overcoat of felted wool knit in large-scale black and white herringbone pattern with asymetrical collar that is notched at the left lapel then turns into a shawl collar on the right; right side of coat wraps over left with a one-button closure. Lined with black silk satin and labeled: "John...

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Provenance

Purchased by Roberta Logie; Gift to the MFA, April 27, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Roberta Gleiter Logie

French, late 20th century

  • Designed by John Galliano, British (born in Gibraltar in 1960; works in Paris)
Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

Center back: 116.8 cm (46 in.)

Accession Number

2005.172

Medium or Technique

Felted wool knit, silk satin lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes