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Woman's hat

French (Paris)
1956
Made by Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian (active in France), 1890–1973)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

46.5 cm (18 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.199

Medium or Technique

Horsehair

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s short-back hat. Black horsehair over wire foundation; short-brim covered with black lace; orange-red silk rose at front under brim. Velvet hatband, ends depend from back; grosgrain headband; velvet covered prongs. Labels: “Schiaparelli” and “22.”

Provenance

Given as apparatus in 1965.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Agnes Mongan