Ecru jacket and skirt with pink shirt designed by Arthur McGee

Designed by
Arthur McGee, American, 1933 - 2019
Subject of
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007
Medium
jacket: silk
skirt: silk with metal fasteners
shirt: wool
Type
ensembles (costume)
Place made
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
mid 20th-late 20th century
Description
Ecru slubbed silk jacket (.1) and skirt (.2) with pink shirt (.3) designed by Arthur McGee.
Topic
African American
Clothing and dress
Fashion
Fashion design
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number
2007.3.72
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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