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Handbag

Italian
2005
Designed by House of Valentino (Italian, founded 1959)


Dimensions

Height x width: 17.8 x 27.9 cm (7 x 11 in.) Length: 40.6 cm (16 in.)

Accession Number

2016.530

Medium or Technique

Cashmere Wool, leather

Not On View

Classifications

Costumes

Gray cable-knit handbag with brown leather strap and closure. “V” logo clasp in rhinestones at center front.

Signed

Red Label: Valentino Garavani

Provenance

Early to mid 1980s-early 2000s, sold or gifted by Roy Halston Frowick or Christian Dior to Jacqueline Parker Togut, New York; 2016, gift of Jacqueline Parker Togut to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 28, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of Jacqueline Parker Togut