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Suit

Design House:
House of Patou (French, founded 1919)
Department Store:
Saks Fifth Avenue (American, founded 1924)
Date:
1971–72
Culture:
French
Medium:
wool
Dimensions:
Length at CB (a): 18 in. (45.7 cm) Length at CB (b): 23 1/2 in. (59.7 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Friends of The Costume Institute Gifts, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.474.2a, b
Not on view
Marking: [label] "Jean Patou Boutique, Paris/Exclusively for Saks Fifth Avenue"
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