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Woman's suit in three parts

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Brown, cream, red and green long sleeve jacket with faux mother-of-pearl buttons, lining of brown ground with white, pink, and blue horizontal stripes, and blue and brown floral trim along edge. Labeled: "Koos van den Akker/ New York/8" Long sleeve shirt of brown ground with white, pink, and...

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Provenance

Purchased by donor in the 1980s. Gift to MFA December 13, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Stuart C. Welch

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, 1980s

Dimensions

Center back (jacket): 66 cm (26 in.) Center back (shirt): 62.2 cm (24 1/2 in.) Center back (skirt): 78.7 cm (31 in.)

Accession Number

2006.2013.1-3

Medium or Technique

Skirt and jacket wool twill lined with wool knit. Shirt wool knit. Wool twill lined with wool knit trimmed with printed cotton plain weave and wool yarn

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes