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Woman's suit in two parts (jacket, skirt)

Single-breasted suit jacket of wool crepe in red, blue, yellow, green and black horizontal stripes with two front flap pockets and a three-button center front closure. Buttons are goldtone metal with molded design of designer's initials in imitation of carving. Smaller buttons of same design are...

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Provenance

Before 2010, purchased by Jean S. Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2010, gift of Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: September 22, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

French, about 1991

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Jacket: Center back: 60 cm (23 5/8 in.) Skirt: Center back: 54 cm (21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2010.698.1-2

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave (crepe); synthetic plain weave (rayon and acetate); metal buttons; plastic zipper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes