Woman's evening coat

England (London)
1915–1920
Maker Liberty & Co. (English, founded 1875)


Object Place: London, England

Dimensions

Center back length: 118.5 cm (46 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.2622

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pink satin evening coat or wrap, cut in kimono style; collar and cuffs of white satin embroidered with pink silk in conventionalized floral design; lined with white satin. Front trimmed with white satin buttons wrapped with pink thread and pink tassels. Label: “Liberty and Co., London and Paris”

Provenance

Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich, to MFA 1951

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich