Purse: Bakst

English
1977
Made by Nigel Lofthouse (English), Retailed by Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1901)


Dimensions

28.5 x 38.3 x 2 cm (11 1/4 x 15 1/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1998.104

Medium or Technique

Leather, acrylic and metallic pigments; printed and stencilled, machine applique

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black leather envelope purse hand-painted and stencilled with geometric and abstract shapes with white, metallic silver, and red pigments. Interior Label: “Hand made in England by Nigel Lofthouse. This is number 83 in a limited edition of 200.” Label” “Made exclusively in England for Bergdorf Goodman New York.”

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg