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Trouser suit

Trouser suit

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    1991 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lagerfeld, Karl, born 1938 (designer)
    Chanel (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Sequins and elasticated grosgrain lined in silk, Lycra leggings

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Chanel

  • Museum number:

    T.590, 591-1993

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Jacket in solid yellow sequins and black fabric, silk lining, with logo 'CC' zipper pull, and co-ordinating leggings in black Lycra.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

1991 (made)

Artist/maker

Lagerfeld, Karl, born 1938 (designer)
Chanel (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

Sequins and elasticated grosgrain lined in silk, Lycra leggings

Object history note

Registered File number 1993/2139, Streetstyle exhibition 1994-1995, in the exhibition it was part of an outfit called 'Fashion Surfer - Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel France Spring/Summer 1991' (includes Reef sandals).

Descriptive line

Trouser suit, yellow sequin and silk jacket, cotton and Lycra leggings, designed by Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel, Paris, France, Spring/Summer 1991 collection

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Described in the exhibition publication, part of an outfit called 'Fashion Surfer - Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel France Spring/Summer 1991'.
Surfers, Soulies, Skinheads & Skaters : Subcultural Style from the Forties to the Nineties

Production Note

Spring/Summer 1991 collection.

Materials

Sequins; Lycra; Silk; Grosgrain

Categories

Fashion; Women's clothes; Europeana Fashion Project; Streetstyle exhibition 1994

Production Type

Haute couture

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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