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Woman's coat

French
late 20th century


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

Center back: 116.8 cm (46 in.)

Accession Number

2005.172

Medium or Technique

Felted wool knit, silk satin lining

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Overcoat of felted wool knit in large-scale black and white herringbone pattern with asymetrical collar that is notched at the left lapel then turns into a shawl collar on the right; right side of coat wraps over left with a one-button closure. Lined with black silk satin and labeled: “John Galliano, Paris”

Provenance

Purchased by Roberta Logie; Gift to the MFA, April 27, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Roberta Gleiter Logie