Shirt

Chopsticks and Rice Bowls

American
mid 1950s
Designed by Alfred Shaheen (1922–2008)


Dimensions

Center back: 76.2 cm (30 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1059

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black short-sleeved button down Hawaiian shirt. Gold buttons and dragon print in gold, white and red.

Interior label: “SHAHEEN OF HONOLULU: MADE IN HAWAII”

Provenance

2012, sold by James White, Los Angeles to Paul McAlpine, Boston; 2012, gift of McAlpine to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Paul Edward McAlpine

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.