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Woman's coat

late 20th century
Designed by John Galliano (British (born in Gibraltar in 1960; works in Paris))

Object Place: Paris, France


Center back: 116.8 cm (46 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Felted wool knit, silk satin lining

Not On View


Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Overcoat of felted wool knit in large-scale black and white herringbone pattern with asymetrical collar that is notched at the left lapel then turns into a shawl collar on the right; right side of coat wraps over left with a one-button closure. Lined with black silk satin and labeled: “John Galliano, Paris”


Purchased by Roberta Logie; Gift to the MFA, April 27, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Roberta Gleiter Logie