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Man's coat

Japanese
1980s
Designed by Issey Miyake (Japanese, born in 1938)


Dimensions

Center back: 146.1 cm (57 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2059

Medium or Technique

Wool twill, lined with rayon twill

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Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long, black wool coat with shawl collar, rounded padded shoulders, two-button wrap front closure, deep side pockets, elastic-gathered waistband in back, and two interior breast pockets. Label: “Issey Miyake/Men”

Provenance

Before 1997, acquired by Pat Mavligit from her brother-in-law; January 22, 1997, acquired from Pat Mavligit by an anonymous private collector; 2011, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Copyright

Copyright the Miyake Design Studio, Japan