Woman's ensemble

French
1980s
Designed by Thierry Mugler (French, born 1948)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

Center back length (blouse): 24 inches Center back length (skirt): 24 inches Length (belt): 50 inches

Accession Number

2009.2355.1-3

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s short-sleeved blouse of small black/brown/white checked cotton, with white cotton pique stand-up collar, one asymmetrical pocket (left front), gathered peplum, and center front snap closures. Matching short knee-lenght skirt gathered into waistband with 2 asymmetrical stitched pockets, back snap closure. Long wrap-around belt of matching small-scale black/brown/white checked cotton. Labelled: “Thierry Mugler Made in France 42”

Provenance

Before 2008, purchased by Ms. Reva Ostrow, New York; gift of Ostrow to the MFA (Accession date: April 22, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Reva Ostrow

Copyright

© Thierry Mugler