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Suit

Design House:
House of Schiaparelli (French, founded 1928)
Designer:
Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian, 1890–1973)
Date:
winter 1939–40
Culture:
French
Medium:
Linen
Credit Line:
Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2012; Gift of Arturo and Paul Peralta-Ramos, 1954
Accession Number:
2009.300.3956a, b
Not on view
Marking: (a) Label: "Schiaparelli/21.place vendôme/Paris/Automne 1939-40(?)"
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