Woman's hat

American (New York)
1959–60


Object Place: New York, USA

Dimensions

54.5 cm (21 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.497

Medium or Technique

Wool; velour

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Red wool velour. Shallow crown. Downward sweeping wide brim covered with black and red feathers. Red binding; grosgrain ribbon headband, elastic strap. Marked “The Viennese Velour” and “Miro, Body Made in Austria, HB”; labeled “Jan Leslie, custom design.” Worn by the donor.

Provenance

Designed by Jan Leslie

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles Townsend