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Woman's ensemble in three parts (jacket, dress, scarf)

Blue jacket with no closures, long (dolman?) sleeves, no collar and a curved deep neckline. Underarm of each sleeve has inserted diamond piece of fabric for fitting, no shoulder seaming. Back features a large, colorful beaded Macraw parrot appliqued to the right side with sequins and beads. Red...

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Provenance

By 2009, in collection of Yolanda Cellucci of Waltham, MA; gift of Cellucci to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Yolanda of Yolanda Enterprises Inc.

American, 1980s

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Jacket: center back: 60 cm (23 5/8 in.) Dress: center back: 120 cm (47 1/4 in.) Scarf: length x width: 100 x 22 cm (39 3/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4196.1-3

Medium or Technique

Silk satin weave; plastic; synthetic padding; silk plain weave; metal; silk plain weave (crepe) chiffon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes