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Woman's ensemble

French
1970s
Designed for House of Chloé (French, founded 1952)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

Center back (coat): 127 cm (50 in.) Center back (dress): 123.2 cm (48 1/2 in.) Length (belt): 194.3 cm (76 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2358.1-3

Medium or Technique

Linen (?) plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s cream-colored long sleeved coat with standup collar and open front. Labelled: “Chloe Made in France 40”

Woman’s navy blue and white elephant print silk dress with short puffed sleeves and round gathered neckline with tie closure. Labelled: “Chloe Made in France 40”

Long self-tie belt in navy blue and white elephant-print silk.

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