User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Woman's tuxedo

Blue single breasted tuxedo-style jacket with large lapels lined in blue acetate, long sleeves with draping/articulation at elbows, princess seaming on front with two pockets set on the diagonal lined in synthetic plain weave. One chest pocket on right breast. One covered button closure at...

Show Full Description

Signed

Interior label (jacket): "MADE IN ITALY / Claude Montana / PARIS" Secondary label below, "BERGDORF / GOODMAN / ON THE PLAZA / NEW YORK" Fabric and care label below. Interior label (pants): "MADE IN ITALY / Claude Montana / PARIS" Secondary label below, "BERGDORF / GOODMAN / ON THE PLAZA / NEW YORK" Fabric and care label below.

Provenance

1980s, purchased by Lizbeth Krupp, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2012, gift of Krupp to the MFA. (Accession date: December 12, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Lizbeth Krupp

French, 1980s

Object Place

Dimensions

Center back (jacket): 93 cm (36 5/8 in.) Length (pants): 106 cm (41 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1049.1-2

Medium or Technique

Wool (cashmere), acetate, rayon plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes