Designed by Sonia Rykiel (French, born in 1930)
Object Place: Paris, France
Center back (sweater): 58.4 cm (23 in.) Center back (skirt): 81.3 cm (32 in.) Center back (top): 55.9 cm (22 in.) Center back (top): 55.9 cm (22 in.)
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Blue and white striped wool knit sweater with asymmetrical front tie closure.
French blue A-line doubleknit skirt with front and back pleat.
Woman’s French blue fine-gauge knit top banded at waist with shawl collar, tie at center front and long sleeves.
Woman’s French blue fine-gauge knit top, round neckline and short sleeves.
Sweater labelled: "Sonia Rykiel Chez Bloomingdales."
Skirt labelled: "Sonia Rykiel Chez Henri Bendel."
Before 2008, purchased by Ms. Reva Ostrow, New York; gift of Ostrow to the MFA (Accession date: April 22, 2009)
Gift of Reva Ostrow
© Sonia Rykiel