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Woman's ensemble

Long, asymetrical, dark violet cape. Gathered at hem. Two interior labels. "HELMUT LANG" and "MADE IN ITALY". Black, longsleeve, scoop neck shirt. Interior label "HELMUT LANG". Navy blue wool draped tank top. Interior label "HELMUT LANG" Black and copper ankle boots with laces up center front...

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Before 2009, in collection of hl-art, LLC; gift of hl-art to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of the artist

Austrian, Autumn/Winter 2004–2005

Object Place

New York, New York, United States


Center back (cape): 118 cm (46 7/16 in.) Center back (shirt): 55.9 cm (22 in.) Center back (top): 52.1 cm (20 1/2 in.) Length (shoes): 26 cm (10 1/4 in.) Overall (bracelet): 6 x 6 x 1.4 cm (2 3/8 x 2 3/8 x 9/16 in.) Overall (cuff): 20.5 x 3 cm (8 1/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool knit


Textiles and Fashion Arts