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Woman's pantsuit

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Green and orange pants jumpsuit with one shoulder strap on the left side, a white silk organza overlay with blue, green and orange floral printed design and matching embroidery dots. Back side zipper with hooks and eyes for a closure and a blue bow. Lined in white plain weave silk crepe....

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Provenance

Before 2009, in collection of the designer, Arnold Scaasi, New York City; gift of Scaasi to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

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, Spring 1972

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back: 145 cm (57 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4051

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with silk embroidery, printed; metal; silk plain weave (crepe); silk satin weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes