Man's ensemble in five parts (holster)

Austrian
Spring/Summer 2003
Designed by Helmut Lang (Austrian, born in 1956)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Length x width (holster): 26 x 24 cm (10 1/4 x 9 7/16 in.) Length (pants): 130 cm (51 3/16 in.) Length (sneakers): 31.4 cm (12 3/8 in.) Center back (tank): 89.1 cm (35 1/16 in.) Length x width (cuff): 24.9 x 3.5 cm (9 13/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4598.1-5

Medium or Technique

Elastic knit

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Red round “neck holster.”

Black and white check pants with black cotton pocket flaps, panels down leg to knee and waistband; black buttons along waistband, buttons and zipper fly at center front; interior label “Helmut Lang”

Black snakeskin sneakers with laces up center front, cotton lining marked “HELMUT LANG/Made in Spain” and rubber soles.

Gray sleeveless top with red and black graphic pattern, two interior labels: “Helmut Lang” and “Made in Italy”.

Black perforated cuff with buckle closure; reverse embossed “Helmut Lang”

Provenance

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