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Woman's two-part evening suit
Center Back (jacket): 68.6 cm (27 in.) Center Back (skirt): 127 cm (50 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin and velvet, rhinestones, pearls, and beads; goldtone and paste buttons; silk lining
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Black satin long-sleeved jacket with large standup velvet collar, trimmed with goldtone and red rhinestone buttons, and decorated at the nape of neck with a large heart shaped pin encrusted with rhinestones, pearls, and beads. Black floor length satin skirt. Labeled: “Yves Saint Laurent/ Made in France/ rive gauche/ Paris/ 38”
Designed by Yves Saint Laurent for the Neiman Marcus 90th anniversary celebration, September 1997. Gift of MFA, December 14, 2005.
Gift of Neiman Marcus Boston