Jacket and skirt of red-orange wool twill labeled "Design by Adele Simpson" and "French Shops Filene's Boston"
Purchased from Nancy Nolan by Susan Ward via internet auction March, 2004; Gift to the MFA, April 27, 2005
Gift of Susan Ward
American, late 1940s
Center Back (jacket): 64.1 cm (25 1/4 in.) Center Front (jacket): 53.3 cm (21 in.) Center Back (skirt): 71.8 cm (28 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wool twill and silk plain weave (crepe) lining