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Woman's coat

Fall 2001

Object Place: Paris, France


Center back (dress): 142.2 cm (56 in.) Length (belt): 109.2 cm (43 in.) Length (belt): 221 cm (87 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Distressed suede; rayon plain weave; metal

Not On View


Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Long brown distressed suede coat with standing collar. Collar has six belt loops and a self belt. Zipper down center front ends at low waist below which is a belt with twelve belt loops and a long self-tie belt. Slit up center back. Interior is lined with orange/pink rayon plain weave.

Brown distressed suede belt.


Five interior labels; center back "Olivier Theyskens," and at left hip "42," "Made in Italy," and two care labels.


Before 2008, purchased from Alan Bilzerian on Newbury Street in Boston, MA by Joyce Linde, Weston, MA; gift of Linde to the MFA (Accession date: March 25, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Joyce Linde