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Woman's ensemble

American
1980s
Designed by Roy Halston Frowick, known as Halston (American, 1932–1990)


Dimensions

Center back (top): 35.6 cm (14 in.) Center back (jacket): 122.7 cm (48 5/16 in.) Center back (skirt): 151.6 cm (59 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.229.1-4

Medium or Technique

Linen

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black sheer halter bikini style top, hook and eye closures clip together at center back.

Cropped jacket with wide sleeves. No front closures and flat collar. Pleating at shoulders.

Knee-length black linen skirt with hook-eye closures at top.

Provenance

About 1980s, acquired by Jacqueline Togut; 2012, gift of Togut to the MFA. (Accession date: April 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Jacqueline and Albert Togut