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Suit
Suit
House Of:
Designer:
Date:
1958
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Black & Beige Silk And Wool Tweed
Dimensions:
66.2 cm (26 1/16 in.) length (center back, skirt); 47 cm (18 1/2 in.) length (center back, dress); 35.6 cm (14 in.) bodice
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1985.44.7a-c
Acquisition Date:
1985-07-10
Credit Line:

Eleanor Christenson de Guigné Collection (Mrs. Christian de Guigné III), gift of Ronna and Eric Hoffman

Exhibition History:

New Look to Now, de Young Museum, 1989-91

Hip length button front jacket with bracelet length sleeves. Spread collar and CF have wide self-binding and the center front spreads at the bottom (last buttonhole is not cut), giving a cut-away effect. Slim, slightly a-line skirt attached to underbodice. Short boxy tweed bodice with short sleeves and button front also has self-bound neckline. Buttons carved in a herringbone pattern.