Woman's ensemble (skirt, blouse and blazer)

American
about 1971
Designed by Bill Blass (American, 1922–2002)


Dimensions

Center back: 69.9 cm (27 1/2 in.) measured to top of collar

Accession Number

2010.985.1-3

Medium or Technique

Wool knit

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s ensemble consisting of: light brown cashmere wool blouse with long sleeves slightly gathered into cuffs, neck ties, and five button front closure; wrap-around, knee-length brown tweed skirt, lined with brown silk lining, two-button closure at waistband; brown tweed collarless jacket, slightly fitted with 5 button front closure, two slit pockets at breast, and two flap pockets at hip.

Provenance

1971, Gift of Helen Wade Green Perry to Slocum "Cokie" Perry; 2010, gift of Perry to the MFA (Accession date: December 15, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. E. Lee Perry