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Jacket

1980s
Designed by Gianni Versace (Italian, 1946–1997)


Dimensions

Center back: 85.1 cm (33 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2012.822

Medium or Technique

Cotton, silk lining.

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Navy jacket with white pattern consisting of white geometric and floral shapes. Black buttons down front and square pockets on each side.

Interior labels: “MADE IN ITALY” at center back collar and “GIANNI VERSACE” on white label stiched into right breast lining.

Provenance

July 12, 2012, sold by Wishlist Consignment, Hanover, MA to Lauren Whitley, Lawrence, MA; 2012, sold by Lauren Whitley to the MFA. (Accession date: October 24, 2012)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Stephen Borkowski in honor of Alex Carleton