Bowtie

French
late 20th century
Retailed by The Andover Shops (American, founded 1953)


Dimensions

Length: 914.4 mm (36 in.)

Accession Number

2012.181

Medium or Technique

Silk, plastic clips.

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Lime green bowtie with geometric pattern consisting or red/royal blue/white/gray squares. Black clips adjust the length of the bowtie.

Interior label: “SOIE CHARVET PLACE VENDOME SILK” “MADE IN FRANCE”

Provenance

By 2011, acquired by Nancy T. Lerner; 2012, gift of Lerner to the MFA. (Accession date: April 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Nancy T. Lerner in memory of Steven L. Lerner