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Woman's ensemble (jacket, sweater and skirt)

Fall–Winter 2006–07
Designed by Azzedine Alaïa (Tunisian (active in Paris), born 1940)

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Medium or Technique

Wool twill; cotton knit; goat hair; polyester plain weave (tafetta)

Not On View


Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Black broadcloth wool jacket, cut with wide collar and flared skirt. Black cotton knit turtleneck. Black goat hair skirt.


From the private collection and archives of the designer and donor, Azzedine Alaïa; Gift to the MFA (Accession date: April 23, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Private Collection Azzedine Alaïa