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Woman's three part suit

American
Fall 1993
Designed by Bill Blass (American, 1922–2002), Retailed by Neiman Marcus (American, founded 1907)


Dimensions

Center back (jacket): 58.4 cm (23 in.) Center Back (pants (inseam)): 88.9 cm (35 in.) Center Back (belt): 91.4 cm (36 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1052.1-3

Medium or Technique

Rayon(?) plain weave; silk plain weave lining

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Purplish gray long sleeve jacket with one button closure, pockets at hips, and green silk lining, labeled: “Bill Blass/ Made in USA of imported fabric/ Neiman Marcus”. Purplish gray long pants, labeled: “Bill Blass/ Made in USA of imported fabric/ 8”. Purplish gray matching belt, labeled: “Bill Blass, LTD/7353 10”.

Provenance

Gift to MFA, December 14, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Julia Anderson Frankel