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Woman's hat

Black felt beret with an attached cream silk scarf. Labeled: "Yves Saint Laurent/ Paris-New York/ Bonwit Teller" Stamped: "Luxuria imported body made in Italy"

Provenance

Inherited by the donor, Edward Shumsky, from his mother, Violet Manno Shumsky on November 11, 2005; Gift to the MFA (Accession date: April 23, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift from the Collection of Violet Manno Shumsky through her estate

French, 1960s

Dimensions

Overall: 12.7 x 61 cm (5 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

2008.150

Medium or Technique

Wool felt and silk twill

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes