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Woman's four-piece pantsuit

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Pantsuit with bronze-colored silk tank top and pants patterned with small gold triangles; tank top edges piped with gold trim; pants pleated at front, side pockets. Reversible unstructured jacket of pink and fuchsia striped satin, quilted along stripes with gold metallic thread, and green silk...

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Provenance

Geoffrey Beene archive; Gift to the MFA, September 17, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Geoffrey Beene

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, Fall 1984

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back (top): 49.5 cm (19 1/2 in.) Length (pants): 111.8 cm (44 in.) Center back (jacket): 76.2 cm (30 in.) Length x width (belt): 81.9 x 2.5 cm (32 1/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2003.371.1-4

Medium or Technique

Silk twill with supplementary gilt-metallic lamellae patterning warps, quilted silk satin; leather belt

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes