Man's ensemble

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

Object Place: New York, New York, United States


Center back (jacket): 64 cm (25 3/16 in.) Center back (tank): 61 cm (24 in.) Length (jeans): 108 cm (42 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Leather, painted; metal; elastic; synthetic plain weave

Not On View


Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Gray leather jacket painted silver metallic and patterned with flattened bottle caps, off-center zipper down left front, two zipper pockets and cuffs, lined in gray with one leather patch pocket, labeled center back “HELMUT LANG.”

Beige scoop neck tank top with asymetrical hem. Interior label “HELMUT LANG”

Red painted leather jeans with button fly at center front. Lined in black silk. Interior label “HELMUT LANG”


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