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Woman's ensemble (coat and hat)

American (Brookline, MA)
1970s
Designed by Cyreld Spiller (American, 1908–1989), Designed for Cyreld


Object Place: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Coat: Center back: 142.2 cm (56 in.) Hat: Circumference: 82.6 cm (32 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1591.1-2

Medium or Technique

Wool and synthetic (?) plain weave, fox fur, metal snaps

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long ivory winter coat trimmed with white/gray fox fur. Two hook and eye closures at collar. Four frog closures across bodice with four hidden snaps. Label at center back (white with yellow lettering) “Cyreld/Paris.”

Provenance

Early 1970s, purchased at Cyreld, Brookline, MA by Evelyn Yudowitz, MA; gift of Yudowitz to the MFA (December 17, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Evelyn and Bernard Yudowitz