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Woman's ensemble in three parts (jacket)

American
Fall 1992
Designed by Arnold Scaasi (American, born in 1930)


Dimensions

Center back: 65 cm (25 9/16 in.)

Medium or Technique

Velvet; silk plain weave; metal; wool plain weave (crepe)

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Day suit with yellow and black wool windowpane jacket with black leather belt, worn with dress with black draped skirt and black bodice with windowpane created with yellow ribbon. Jacket has long sleeves, four patch pockets in the front with a black velvet button on each pocket, five black velvet buttons down the center front and a boat neckline. Lined in black silk. Fall 1992 Made-to-Order, #3011

Provenance

Before 2009, in collection of the designer, Arnold Scaasi, New York City; gift of Scaasi to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Arnold Scaasi Collection-Gift of Arnold Scaasi
Made possible through the generous support of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf, anonymous donors, Penny and Jeff Vinik, Lynne and Mark Rickabaugh, Jane and Robert Burke, Carol Wall, Mrs. I. W. Colburn, Megan O'Block, Lorraine Bressler, and Daria Petrilli-Eckert

Copyright

© Museum of Fine Arts, Boston