Woman's suit (jacket, skirt)

English
1970
Belville Sassoon (English, founded 1970)


Dimensions

Jacket: Center back: 39 cm (15 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1414.1-2

Medium or Technique

Jacket, skirt: Wool felt, painted wood beads

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s short boxy jacket made of kelly green wool felt, trimmed at collar, front opening, and hem with purple, magenta, orange and green felf flower appliques, and wooden bead fringe. Three-quarter length sleeves.; Long skirt made of kelly green wool felt, trimmed at hem with purple, magenta, orange and green felt flowers and wooden bead fringe. Hook and eye closure in back.

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf