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Women's ensemble

French
1970s
Designed for House of Chloé (French, founded 1952)


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Center back length (blouse): 21 inches Center back length (scarf): 33 inches Center back length (skirt): 33 inches

Accession Number

2009.2356.1-3

Medium or Technique

printed silk plain weave (chiffon)

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s ensemble consisting of a chiffon blouse, scarf, and skirt. Woman’s red and black floral print chiffon blouse with round neckline and keyhole button closure, blouson shape gathered in an elastic waistband with peplum, and long sleeves.

Woman’s red and black floral print chiffon scarf.

Woman’s long straight red and black floral print chiffon skirt with elastic waistband.

Signed

Labeled: Chloe made in France. Labeled: Chloe made in France.

Provenance

Before 2008, purchased by Ms. Reva Ostrow, New York; gift of Ostrow to the MFA (Accession date: April 22, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Reva Ostrow