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1980s - 1990s
Designed by Christian Lacroix Couture (French, founded 1987)
Center back: 96.5 cm (38 in.)
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Wool coat in pink, orange and black houndstooth pattern. Single breasted. Five gold buttons down center front with swirling heart design carved in relief. One matching button at each sleeve. Red stones around perimeter of each button. Diagonal pocket with flap closures on each side.
"CHRISTIAN LACROIX" label at center back neckline and dry cleaning instructions. "38"
Early 1990s, sold by the Grace Jones Shop, Salado, TX to Mary Tavener Holmes, New York, NY; 2013, gift of Holmes to the MFA. (Accession date: June 27, 2013)
Gift of Mary Tavener Holmes