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Woman's three-piece suit

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Woman's suit with beige transparent wool plain weave blouse with shirred neck, tie with ivory bead; pearl gray silk matelassé unstructured jacket with elbow length sleeves, turned up cuffs, and edges finished with serger; matching skirt pleated in the front, gathered in the back, side pockets,...

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Provenance

Gift to Geoffrey Beene from Grace Mirabella; Gift to the MFA, September 17, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Geoffrey Beene

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, 1978

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back (blouse): 58.4 cm (23 in.) Length (skirt): 90.8 cm (35 3/4 in.) Center back (jacket): 63.5 cm (25 in.)

Accession Number

2003.367.1-3

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave, silk matelassé, ivory bead

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes