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Man's suit

Designed by Romeo Gigli (Italian, born 1949)


Center back (jacket): 85.1 cm (33 1/2 in.) Other (pants (inseam)): 78.7 cm (31 in.) Center Back (shirt): 81.3 cm (32 in.) Center Back (overcoat): 121.9 cm (48 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, silk and polyurethane

Not On View


Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Black long sleeve suit jacket with 4 plastic button closure, and silk lining, labeled: “Romeo Gigli/ Made in Switzerland”. Black suit pants with cuffs. Blue long sleeve shirt with 7 button closure, labeled: “Romeo Gigli/M”. Black long sleeve overcoat with 5 button closure, labeled: “Romeo Gigli/ Made in Italy/ size 48”.


Purchased by donor in 1989 at the Romeo Gigli store in Italy; Gift to MFA January 25, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Giorgio Guidotti - Italy