Man's waiscoat, breeches, and vest

probably French
about 1750


Dimensions

Center back (Jacket): 94.9 cm (37 3/8 in.) Length (Breeches): 80 cm (31 1/2 in.) Length (Vest): 83.8 cm (33 in.)

Accession Number

2016.489.1-3

Medium or Technique

Silk polychrome velvet, brocaded

Not On View

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s waiscoat, breeches and vest made of rust-colored polychrome velvet patterned with small yellow and white flowers

Provenance

2012, sold by an antique dealer, Paris, to Villa Rosemaine Centre d'etude et de diffusion du patrimoine textile, Toulon, France; 2016, sold by Villa Rosemaine to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 28, 2016)

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund and funds donated by Doris May