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Bodysuit and Candybox headband ornament

American
1988
Patrick Kelly (American, 1954 - 1990)


Dimensions

Center back (Bodysuit): 96.5 cm (38 in.) Overall (Candybox head ornament): 2.5 × 25.4 × 24.1 cm (1 × 10 × 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2016.494, 2016.495

Medium or Technique

(Body suit) wool, synthetic; (Candy box) synthetic, beads, cardboard

Not On View

Classifications

Costumes

Black bodysuit with tulle bustle and candybox ornament for attachment to headband

Provenance

January 1, 1990, by inheritance from artist to Bjorn G. Amelan; 2016, gift of Bjorn G. Amelan and Bill T. Jones, Valley Cottage, NY to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 28, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of Bjorn G. Amelan and Bill T. Jones