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  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1990-1991 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Castelbajac, Jean-Charles de, born 1949 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wool trimmed with leather

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the designer

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Grey wool duffel coat with leather trim.

Place of Origin

France (made)


1990-1991 (made)


Castelbajac, Jean-Charles de, born 1949 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Wool trimmed with leather

Object history note

Registered File number 1994/2138.

Descriptive line

Fashion Radical duffel coat, grey wool, designed by Jean-Charles de Castelbajac, France, 1990-1991.

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

De La Haye, Amy and Cathie Dingwall, eds. Surfers Soulies Skinheads & Skaters: Subcultural Style from the Forties to the Nineties. London: Victoria and Albert Publications, 1996.
'I am looking for lasting durability in my clothes, I would like them to last as furniture or objects do. For that reason my preferred materials are those which are the most resistant over time' (Jean-Charles de Castelbajac)

Exhibition History

Streetstyle, From Sidewalk to Catwalk, 1940 to Tomorrow (V&A 16/11/1994-19/02/1995)

Production Note

Autumn/Winter 1990-91 collection.


Leather; Wool (textile)


Fashion; Clothing; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection code


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