Man's formal suit
Object Place: France
Coat CB: 106.5 cm (41 15/16 in.); breeches side seam: 68.5 cm (26 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk plain weave, silk satin, embroidered with silk
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Coat: purple silk satin embroidered with polychrome silk yarns in chain stitch in floral motif at front line, vents, collar, cuffs pockets and flaps, buttons; stand-up collar, round cuffs with three buttons, padded upper chest, white silk satin lining. Breeches: purple silk satin, small fall, two fob and side pockets, brace buttons, embroidered knee bands and buttons, white fustian lining.
Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick, to MFA, November 10, 1943.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection