Woman's pantsuit

American
1975
Designed by Geoffrey Beene (American, 1927–2004)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back (tunic): 92.7 cm (36 1/2 in.) Center back (pants): 111.8 cm (44 in.)

Accession Number

2003.364.1-2

Medium or Technique

Printed wool and silk satin (charmeuse)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ivory and beige printed silk and wool satin tunic and pants; tunic is thigh-length with long sleeves, rounded neckline with slit, shoulder yoke and front bib detail, single button and tab closure at center front; trimmed throughout with 4 rows of top-stitching; labeled “Geoffrey Beene.” Matching pants with full pant legs, seams and waistband trimmed with top stitching.

Provenance

Geoffrey Beene archive; Gift to the MFA, September 17, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Geoffrey Beene

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.