Object Place: New York, NY, United States
Center back: 73.66 cm (29 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton twill; embroidery; blanket stitch; silk satin
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White jacket with slashes and white embroidery. Standing collar with seven buttons down the center front placket concealed under a narrow fabric panel. Seam runs from collar to wrist with darts at the wrist and a gusset under the sleeve. Patterned with diagonal slashes (finished with a blanket stitch) and white on white embroidery creating an albino zebra-like motif. Interior is unlined and the seams are covered with white silk satin ribbon. Woven label (white on white) at center back reads: CHADO/ralph rucci.
Before 2008, purchased by donor, Chestnut Hill, MA; gift to the MFA (December 17, 2008).