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Designed by Yves Saint Laurent (French (born in Algeria), 1936–2008)
Center back: 45.7 cm (18 in.)
Not On View
Black cropped collarless jacket with shiny black buttons down center front. Sleeves are black and body is royal blue with white and black swirling decals sewn on. Black ribbon trim along neckline, jacket opening, and bottom hem.
Interior labels: “YVES SAINT LAURENT RIVE GAUCHE MADE IN FRANCE PARIS” “38”
1979, sold by Sakowitz, Houston, TX to Cathy Newman, Washington DC; 2012, gift of Newman to the MFA. (Accession date: December 12, 2012)
Gift of Cathy Newman