Jacket (part one of a two-piece suit)

British
about 1965
Designed by John Bates (English, born in 1938), Designed for Cojana


Dimensions

Center back: 71.1 cm (28 in.) Center back (without collar): 64.8 cm (25 1/2 in.)

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave

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Classifications

Costumes

Brown wool tweed jacket. Wide lapels and three textured large buttons down center front. No rear vent. Acetate lining in brown and two vertical slit pockets on front. Labeled: “COJANA British”

Provenance

2012, sold by Leslie Verrinder, Tintin Collectibles, London, England to Frederic A. Sharf, Chesnut Hill, MA; 2013, 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