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Man's tuxedo ensemble

American
Joseph Abboud (American, born in 1950)


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

Overall (jacket): 83.6 cm (32 15/16 in.) Center back (vest): 54.9 cm (21 5/8 in.) Length (trousers): 106.7 cm (42 in.) Length (scarf): 172.6 cm (67 15/16 in.) Length (bowtie): 41 cm (16 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1993.847a-f

Medium or Technique

Wool

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black and white plaid wool tuxedo jacket. Label: JOSEPH ABBOUD” Condition: Good

Charcoal wool/silk (55% wool, 45% silk) challis vest with woven design of gray “paisley” motifs, with shawl collar; lined. Condition: Good

White cotton pique wing collar tuxedo shirt. Label: “JOSEPH ABBOUD” Condition: Good

Charcoal wool flannel tuxedo trousers. Label: “JOSEPH ABBOUD” Condition: Good

Black jacquard woven silk evening scarf with printed design of cream diamonds on black damask-lilke woven ground with “paisley” motifs. Condition: Good, but side seam open near one end.

Gray bow-tie (31% silk, 69% wool), sewn closed. Label: “JOSEPH ABBOUD” Condition: Good.

Provenance

Designed by Joseph Abboud, American 1950-

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph Abboud