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Woman's evening coat

French
1910–20
Designed by Jean-Charles Worth (French, 1881–1962), For House of Worth (French, 1858-1956)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

129.54 cm (51 in.)

Accession Number

1997.169

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet; silk satin collar, cuffs, and lining

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Coral pink velvet evening coat with cream silk satin collar and cuffs, coral pink silk satin lining. Loose kimono shape gathered in back and secured with pink corded velvet rosette; rosette also at front opening. Label: “Worth”, couture stamp (on reverse) no. 24061.

Provenance

1997, gift of William B. Gannett to the MFA. (Accession date: September 17, 1997)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. William B. Gannett