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Woman's two-piece suit

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Gray wool suit; shaped jacket with long sleeves, notched collar, three buttons and decorative diagonal cuts on front and back; lined with light brown silk crepe. Unlined, A-line gray wool skirt with decorative diagonal cut on lower left hem; back hook-and-eye and zipper closure. Jacket...

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Made for and worn by Beatrice Greenberg Leventhal (Adrian's sister), early 1950s; Gift to Linda Smith (Leventhal's granddaughter-in-law), September 1979; Gift to the MFA, September 17, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Linda G. Smith and Nathaniel S. Selig

American, 1951–52

Object Place

New York, New York, United States


Other (jacket): 61 cm (24 in.) Center back (skirt): 71.1 cm (28 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool twill and silk crepe


Textiles and Fashion Arts