Woman's coat

about 1955–1965
For House of Eisa (Spanish, 1917-1968), Designed by Cristóbal Balenciaga (Spanish (active in France), 1895–1972)


Dimensions

Center back: 106 cm (41 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2425

Medium or Technique

Wool

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Beige wool coat with 3/4-length sleeves, three buttons and two slash pockets in front; labeled “Eisa”

Provenance

February 7, 2011, sold by Palm Beach Vintage, West Palm Beach, FL to Frederic A. Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2011, year-end gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: January 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.