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Scarf

French
Designed by Hermès (French, founded in 1837)


Dimensions

Length x width: 114.3 x 127 cm (45 x 50 in.)

Accession Number

2013.727

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dark periwinkle blue scarf with yellow, black, and coral floral designs within rectangular borders ranging in size. In the center is a large rectacle with a thin yellow border, filled with a black floral pattern outlined with a thin yellow line.

Provenance

Before 2011, acquired by Evelyn H. Lauder (b. 1936 - d. 2011); 2011, given by inheritance to her husband, Leonard A. Lauder, New York, NY; 2013, gift of Lauder to the MFA. (Accession date: June 26, 2013)

Credit Line

The Evelyn H. Lauder Fashion Collection—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder