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Woman's "chubby" jacket

French
early 1970s


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

Center back: 78.7 cm (31 in.)

Accession Number

2010.298

Medium or Technique

Marabou feathers; silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Blue maribou feather “chubby” jacket with wide shoulders and center front opening with no closures. Lined in blue silk with one interior label: “Made in France/Saint Laurent/Rive Gauche/Paris.”

Provenance

Carol R. Weitzner, New York City; by inheritance to her daughter, Cherie Acierno, New York City; gift of Acierno to the MFA (Accession date: April 14, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Cherie Acierno in honor of Carol Weitzner