Woman's coat

American
Spring 1984


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back: 77.5 cm (30 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2003.369

Medium or Technique

Printed silk plain weave (crepe), quilted and lined with silk plain weave (taffeta)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Unstructured quilted jacket of polychrome pansy print on silk crepe plain weave, lined with taxi-cab checked faille and quilted along vertical check; band collar and turned-up cuff exposing checked lining; jewel flower buttons. Labeled “Geoffrey Beene”

Provenance

Geoffrey Beene archive; Gift to the MFA, September 17, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Geoffrey Beene

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.