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Hooded djellabah

English
1976
Designed by John Bates (English, born in 1938)


Dimensions

Length: (Center back (without hood)): 1422.4 mm, 121.9 cm (56 x 48 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1528

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave (crepe), embroidered and appliqued with silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Hooded djellabah in wool crepe with applique design in black and navy.

Provenance

2012, sold by Leslie Verrinder, Tintin Collectibles, London, England to Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf, Chesnut Hill, MA; 2013, year-end gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf