Bowtie

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


Dimensions

Length: 889 mm (35 in.)

Accession Number

2012.183

Medium or Technique

Silk, plastic clips.

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Peach colored bowtie with pattern consisting or red/blue bowties and circle-medallions with 2 letters printed inside (intials?)

Interior label: “ADJUSTABLE: 13 3/4, 14, 1/4, 1/2, 3/4, 15, 1/4, 1/2”

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