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Woman's jacket

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Woman's jacket of pieced printed cotton and undyed linen, with blue linen trim and applied blue cotton and green silk soutache, lined with white silk plain weave; front patch pockets with decorative buttons at hips, and decorative buttons at bust; weights in bottom hem. Labeled: "Bechoff David &...

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Purchased at a vintage clothing auction, about 1974; 2004 Year-End Gift to the MFA, January 26, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Robert and Charlotte Kornstein

French, 1905–15

Object Place

Paris, France


Center back: 68.6 cm (27 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave, linen and silk plain weave, Cotton and silk applied braid


Textiles and Fashion Arts