Suit

Clothes for Women

Inventory number
2019.7.31.2ab.CW.SU.C1963.FR
Author:
House of Chanel (French, founded 1909)
Description
Fuchsia woolen boucle suit with silk lining.
House of Chanel Haute Couture collection No. 10826.

From the wardrobe of Asian Art historian Beatrice SOLVIT
Material
Wool
Origin
circa 1963 Paris, France

Exhibitions History
• 2010.11.12–2011.01.23. ‘From mini to maxi. From the collections of Alexandre Vassiliev and Nazim Mustafajev.’ Zurab Tseretelli's Art Gallery, Moscow, Russia. Catalogue.
• 2015.10.22. ‘Chanel Couture. From Alexandre Vassiliev foundation collection.’ Vaidila theatre, Vilnius, Lithuania.
• 2018.09.20–2019.09.10. ‘Magicians of Parisian fashion. 1920–1999. From Alexandre Vassiliev foundation collection.’ Museum of Applied Arts and Design, Vilnius, Lithuania.