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Woman's jacket

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Gold silk jacket quilted with metallic gold thread in an all over linear pattern, painted with Egyptian motifs, with continuous gold edging around collar and hem. Labeled "Mary McFadden - COUTURE"

Provenance

1984 or 1985, purchased at Bergdorf Goodman or Saks Fifth Avenue by Judith P. Schlager, Chestnut Hill, MA ; 2010, gift of Judith P. Schlager to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 22, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Judith P. Schlager

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, early 1980s

Dimensions

Center back: 76.2 cm (30 in.)

Accession Number

2010.693

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, painted; with metallic embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes