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 (arm straps): 27 cm (10 5/8 in.) Center back (zip tank): 47.9 cm (18 7/8 in.) Center back (knit tank): 60 cm (23 5/8 in.) Length (skirt): 44.9 cm (17 11/16 in.) Center back (tanklet): 90 cm (35 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4597.1-6

Medium or Technique

Cotton and elastic (?) knit

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Two black arm straps. Label on inside: “62W/Helmut Lang.”

Black front zip tank. Center back interior label “62W/Helmut Lang/80 Greene St. New York, NY 10012/Tel. 2123341014 Fax 2123348018/Sample for press only.”

Block knit tank with angled back in black. Center back interior label “Helmut Lang/80 Greene St. New York, NY 10012/Tel. 212 334 1014 Fax 212 334 8018.”

Plaid (red, black and white) plastic skirt with two center front zippers.

Black “tanklet” with metal zipper around collar and down center front.

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