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Woman's coat

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Single-breasted long sleeve collarless wool coat of red, orange, and black wool. Long sleeves cut in one with the jacket. Three black buttons at center front. Lined in black synethic twill? weave. Full flared 3/4 length hem. Label at center back neck: "ARNOLD SCAASI"

Provenance

The artist; 2010, gift of the artist to the MFA. (Accession date: September 22, 2010)

Credit Line

Arnold Scaasi Collection—Gift of Arnold Scaasi Made possible through the generous support of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf, anonymous donors, Penny and Jeff Vinik, Lynne and Mark Rickabaugh, Jane and Robert Burke, Carol Wall, Mrs. I. W. Colburn, Megan O'Block, Lorraine Bressler, and Daria Petrilli-Eckert

Copyright

© Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

American, Fall 1972

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back: 116.8 cm (46 in.)

Accession Number

2010.692

Medium or Technique

Wool; silk or synthetic plain weave; plastic buttons

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes