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Woman's sweater

about 1989
Designed by Marc Jacobs (American, born in 1963), For Perry Ellis, Inc., Retailed by Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1901)

Object Place: New York, New York, United States


Center back: 92.7 cm (36 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wool and nylon knit

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Purple/blue variegated wool oversized sweater with funnel neckline and wide raglan sleeves, ribbing at hem, cuffs, neck and shoulders. 5 interior labels: “One Size,” “Perry Ellis,” “Bergdorf Goodman/on the plaza/ New York,” “”77% brushed wool/23% nylon,” “Style/9-30180/COL 51.”


December 18, 2008, purchased from Skinner Auctioneers [Sale no. 2438, lot 647]; Accession date: February 25, 2009

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by the Textile and Costume Society, Museum of Fine Arts Boston