Woman's belt

French
Designed for YSL Rive Gauche (French)


Place of Manufacture: France

Dimensions

Overall (Belt only): 1.59 x 80.01 cm (5/8 x 31 1/2 in.) Overall (Buckle): 3.49 x 5.08 cm (1 3/8 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1472

Medium or Technique

leather, cotton braided cord, and wood

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brown leather belt with white cotton braided cord stitched on the edges in a decorative pattern and a wooden buckle. “Yves St Laurent Rive Gauche” “4 545 12 5” and “Made in France” are stamped on the back of the belt in gold lettering.

Provenance

Before 2008, purchased by donor, Chestnut Hill, MA; gift to the MFA (December 17, 2008).

Credit Line

Anonymous gift