Man's ensemble

Spring/Summer 2004
Designed by Helmut Lang (Austrian, born in 1956)

Object Place: New York, New York, United States


Center back (tank): 37 cm (14 9/16 in.) Length x width (handwrap): 9 x 10.5 cm (3 9/16 x 4 1/8 in.) Length x width (belt): 94 x 17.5 cm (37 x 6 7/8 in.) Length (jeans): 113 cm (44 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Elastic and synthetic knit, cotton double knit, leather, silver foil

Not On View


Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Black asymetrical cutout tank. Interior label “HELMUT LANG”

Black crisscrossed “hand wrap.”

Large silver metalic foil belt with black elastic strap with plastic closure. On back of foil: “HC0100”, “HELMUT LANG/MADE IN ITALY” ,”95/38”.

Lightweight blue jeans with orange/gold stitching. Button fly at center front. Interior label “HELMUT LANG/ M._____”.


Before 2009, in collection of hl-art, LLC; gift of hl-art to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of the artist