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Woman's ensemble in three parts

Short black wool jacket. Front closure with Chanel logo stamped brass buttons. Two button closure pockets on front. Also, three buttons at each cuff. Creme-colored pleatead silk blouse. Long sleeves, button front, with scarf/tie at neck. Labelled "Chanel." Calf length black wool skirt with front...

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Provenance

1985, purchased from House of Chanel, France, by Dorothy Rudman, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2011, gift of Rudman to the MFA. (Accession date: October 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy B. Rudman

French, 1985

Dimensions

Jacket: Center back: 55.9 cm (22 in.) Skirt: Center back: 63.5 cm (25 in.) Blouse: Center back: 69.9 cm (27 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2011.1889.1-3

Medium or Technique

Wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes