Woman's ensemble

Austrian
Spring/Summer 2003
Designed by Helmut Lang (Austrian, born in 1956)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back (top): 65 cm (25 9/16 in.) Length (pants): 110 cm (43 5/16 in.) Length (shoes): 23 cm (9 1/16 in.) Length (holster): 74.9 cm (29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4596.1-4

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit; metal

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black top with circular metal zipper along center of long sleeves. Center back interior label “Helmut Lang/Made in/Italy.”

Black pants with patch pockets and one button and zip fly at center front. Center back interior label “54/Helmut Lang/Tel. 212 334 1014 Fax 212 334 8018.”

Black patent leather high-heeled “cage” sandals with plastic fastening. Interior embossed “HELMUT LANG” and sole “VERO CUOIO/Made in Italy/39.”

Black “holster cage” with metal and plastic zippers.

Provenance

Before 2009, in collection of hl-art, LLC; gift of hl-art to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of the artist