Bird of Paradise feather

French
20th century


Dimensions

Overall: 50.8 cm (20 in.)

Accession Number

2008.160

Medium or Technique

Feathers

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Beige tail feathers with green feathers on top of the head

Provenance

Inherited by the donor, Edward Shumsky, from his mother, Violet Manno Shumsky on November 11, 2005; Gift to the MFA (Accession date: April 23, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift from the Collection of Violet Manno Shumsky through her estate