Woman's ensemble

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


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

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

2009.4584.1-3

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

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”

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