Woman's ensemble

Austrian
Autumn/Winter 2003–2004
Designed by Helmut Lang (Austrian, born in 1956)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back (cardigan): 22 cm (8 11/16 in.) Length (holster): 80 cm (31 1/2 in.) Length (holster tanklet): 34 cm (13 3/8 in.) Center back (sweater): 60 cm (23 5/8 in.) Length (pants): 109.1 cm (42 15/16 in.) Length (leggings): 108 cm (42 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4602.1-7

Medium or Technique

Wool knit, plastic, elastic, cotton knit

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black, light purple and pink long sleeve cropped cardigan with center front zipper and padding along outside of sleeves; elastic bands at each cuff; interior label “Helmut Lang”

Black “cage holster”; narrow bands along front and back; narrow waistband with plastic buckle; interior label “Helmut Lang”

Light pink “extended holster tanklet” with interior label “HELMUT LANG.”

Black “cap” sleeve, crewneck sweater.

Black “over pant” with laces up legs and at waistband, negative space between waistband and legs attached by two narrow bands running down each leg. Metal zippers along waistband and three interior labels: “HELMUT LANG” “40” and “Made in Italy.”

Black leggings with elastic waistband and three interior labels “HELMUT LANG” “40” and “Made in Italy.”

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