Woman's scarf: "Prestige de l'uniforme!"

English
1940s


Place of Manufacture: England

Dimensions

Length x width: 76.2 x 76.2 cm (30 x 30 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2317

Medium or Technique

Silk/rayon (?)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Children in military uniforms with girls in heart-shaped vignettes, with French and English phrases; white, yellow, blue and red with red and blue border.

Provenance

By 2011, with Chris Saunders of Sotherans, London; 2011, sold by Saunders to Jean and Frederic Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2011, year-end gift of the Sharfs to the MFA. (Accession date: January 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf