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Woman's coat

early 21st century
Designed by Valentino Garavani (known as Valentino) (Italian, born in 1932), For House of Valentino (Italian, founded 1959)


Center back: 105.41 cm (41 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Suede; wool; plastic

Not On View


Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Brown suede coat with shearling lining. Collar, cuffs, placket and hem are rolled revealing shearling. Four white and brown rectangular buttons with suede loop attachments down the center front. One button on each cuff. Slit pockets at hips. Woven white label with gold lettering at center back “Valentino/Roma/Made in Italy.”


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

Credit Line

Anonymous gift