Woman's ensemble

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

Object Place: New York, New York, United States


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


Medium or Technique

Cotton knit; metal

Not On View


Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



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.


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