Woman's ensemble

Spring/Summer 2001
Designed by Helmut Lang (Austrian, born in 1956)

Object Place: New York, New York, United States


Center back (pants): 107 cm (42 1/8 in.) Center back (coat): 97 cm (38 3/16 in.) Length x width (bra): 23 x 21 cm (9 1/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk, polyester, spandex plain weave, metal, plastic, cotton plain weave, plastic, silk plain weave, cotton spandex knit, metal

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Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Off-white pants with circular cut-outs along the side seams; hook and eye and button fly at center front; belt at center back; 3 interior labels: “Helmut Lang”, “Made in Italy”, “42”

Light gray coat with buttons down the center front; covered placket; circular cut-outs along each side; flap pockets at hips; rear vent with button closure; interior waistband; 2 interior pockets; interior labels: “Helmut Lang”, “Made in Italy”

White bra with band under bust; interior labels: “Helmut Lang” “42”


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