Woman's catsuit

American
Fall 1970
Designed by Rudi Gernreich (American (born in Austria), 1922–1985), For Harmon Knitwear (Founded 1960)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Other: 160 cm (63 in.) Costume: 30 × 24 × 32 in. (76.2 × 61 × 81.3 cm)

Accession Number

2003.246

Medium or Technique

Wool knit

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s wool knit catsuit with navy blue ground and large green circles. Label reads “Rudi Gernreich Design for Harmon Knitwear, 4”

Provenance

Purchased at internet auction from Sasparilla, Miami Beach, FL by Susan Ward, March 25, 2003; Purchased by the MFA, May, 21, 2003

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund