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

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Geoffrey Beene


Reproduced with permission.

American, 1978

Object Place

New York, New York, United States


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.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave, silk matelassé, ivory bead


Textiles and Fashion Arts