Woman's ensemble

American
1980s
Designed by Adolfo, Inc. (American), Designed for Saks Fifth Avenue (American, founded 1898)


Dimensions

Length (jacket): 55.9 cm (22 in.) Center back (skirt): 66 cm (26 in.)

Accession Number

2013.334.1-2

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black boucle collarless jacket with silk ribbon trim. Round neckline and black silk-covered buttons down center front with loop closure. Small silk ribbons tied into bows all over jacket with larger bows near neckline and on sleeves.

Black flowy knee-length skirt. Zipper at center back and hook and eye closure at waistband.

Signed

Interior label: "ADOLFO AT SAKS FIFTH AVENUE

Provenance

Between 1970 and 1990, purchased by Sandra O. Moose, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2013, gift of Moose to the MFA. (Accession date: March 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Sandra O. Moose

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.