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Woman's ensemble in three parts (jacket)

Day suit with yellow and black wool windowpane jacket with black leather belt, worn with dress with black draped skirt and black bodice with windowpane created with yellow ribbon. Jacket has long sleeves, four patch pockets in the front with a black velvet button on each pocket, five black...

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Provenance

Before 2009, in collection of the designer, Arnold Scaasi, New York City; gift of Scaasi to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Arnold Scaasi Collection-Gift of Arnold Scaasi Made possible through the generous support of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf, anonymous donors, Penny and Jeff Vinik, Lynne and Mark Rickabaugh, Jane and Robert Burke, Carol Wall, Mrs. I. W. Colburn, Megan O'Block, Lorraine Bressler, and Daria Petrilli-Eckert

Copyright

© Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

American, Fall 1992

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back: 65 cm (25 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4092.1

Medium or Technique

Velvet; silk plain weave; metal; wool plain weave (crepe)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes