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Center back: 61 cm (24 in.) Costume (Bust / Waist): 34 x 31 in. (86.4 x 78.7 cm)
Medium or Technique
Wool and silk matelasse
Not On View
White satin jacket. Silk satin quilted with abstract circle pattern. Three button closure at center front. Mother of pearl buttons. Faux pockets at natural waist on proper right and proper left. Seams down both sleeves. Interior label: (grey stitch on white tag) CHADO RALPH RUCCI (smaller label: black print on white writing) ‘DRY CLEAN ONLY MADE IN THE U.S.A.’
2002, purchased by Catherine McCormick Blair, New York; 2012, year-end gift of Blair to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)
Gift of Mrs. William McCormick Blair Jr.