Designed by Koos van den Akker (American (born in Netherlands, 1939))
Center back (jacket): 66 cm (26 in.) Center back (shirt): 62.2 cm (24 1/2 in.) Center back (skirt): 78.7 cm (31 in.)
Medium or Technique
Skirt and jacket wool twill lined with wool knit. Shirt wool knit. Wool twill lined with wool knit trimmed with printed cotton plain weave and wool yarn
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Brown, cream, red and green long sleeve jacket with faux mother-of-pearl buttons, lining of brown ground with white, pink, and blue horizontal stripes, and blue and brown floral trim along edge. Labeled: “Koos van den Akker/ New York/8” Long sleeve shirt of brown ground with white, pink, and blue horizontal stripes. Labeled: “Koos van den Akker/ New York/8” Brown, cream, red and green below the knee skirt. Labeled: “Koos van den Akker/ New York/8”
Purchased by donor in the 1980s. Gift to MFA December 13, 2006.
Gift of Mrs. Stuart C. Welch
Reproduced with permission.