Sunglasses

American
late 1970s–early 1980s
Labeled Renauld (French, founded 1960s)


Accession Number

2006.2154

Medium or Technique

Plastic

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dark brown plastic sunglasses with polarized lenses, can be made darker or lighter via rotating polarized filters, operated by lever at lower right. Labeled: “Renauld USA”

Provenance

Gift from Marilyn M. Maxwell (donor's mother) December 25, 1987; 2005 Gift to MFA January 24, 2007.

Credit Line

Gift of Stewart Shillito Maxwell, Jr. in memory of his mother Marilyn M. Maxwell