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Woman's ensemble

Sweater: Gray wool knit cardigan with silver stylized flowers embroidered along front and back yoke, drawstring belt at waist. Gray plastic buttons down center front. Three interior label reads" "ESCADA/Made in West Germany by SRB," "39% polyacrylic/31% mohair/30% polyamide," "36". Skirt: Long...

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Provenance

Before 2009, purchased by Margaret M. Lincoln of Concord, MA; gift of Lincoln to the MFA (Accession date: November 18, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret M. Lincoln

German, 1980s

  • Designed by ESCADA, German, founded in 1978
Object Place

Munich, Germany

Dimensions

Center back (sweater): 63.5 cm (25 in.) Center back (skirt): 78.7 cm (31 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4986.1-2

Medium or Technique

Sweater: wool, polyacrylic, and polyamide knit with silk (?) and metallic embroidery; plastic Skirt: wool twill; viscose rayon plain weave with weft float patterning; plastic

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes