Bowtie

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


Dimensions

Length: 863.6 mm (34 in.)

Accession Number

2012.185

Medium or Technique

Silk, plastic clips.

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Navy blue bowtie with green/royal blue/pink/orange horizontal stripes.

Interior label: “LEE ALLISON 100% SILK DRY CLEAN ONLY” “ADJUSTABLE: 13 1/2, 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