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Man's Ensemble

early 2014 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Ensemble, comprising a black, brown, green and white striped cotton trench-style coat with belt, made from West African woven fabric; a black polo shirt with horizontal white stripes, tan braces, and blue-grey poplin trousers printed with a wax-resist print of black and fluorescent yellow ogees against a trellis check pattern; dark blue-black moccasins.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Parts
This object consists of 7 parts.

  • Coat
  • Coat Belt
  • Trousers
  • Braces
  • Polo Shirt
  • Moccasin
  • Moccasin
Materials and Techniques
printed and woven cotton
Brief Description
Stella Jean. Man's ensemble comprising striped coat with belt, polo shirt, printed trousers with braces, and moccasins. Spring/Summer 2014
Physical Description
Ensemble, comprising a black, brown, green and white striped cotton trench-style coat with belt, made from West African woven fabric; a black polo shirt with horizontal white stripes, tan braces, and blue-grey poplin trousers printed with a wax-resist print of black and fluorescent yellow ogees against a trellis check pattern; dark blue-black moccasins.
Dimensions
  • Wrist circumference: 27cm
  • Shoulder length length: 66cm
  • Back width: 44cm
  • Coat, neck to hem. length: 77cm
  • Waist circumference: 92cm
  • Waist to crotch length: 26cm
  • Outside leg length: 100cm
  • Inside leg length: 80cm
  • Trouser cuff circumference: 35cm
Gallery Label
Label for the exhibition: "The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945-2014" MAN’S ENSEMBLE Stella Jean, Spring/Summer 2014 Cotton Stella Jean is a Roman of Haitian heritage who has become internationally prominent within just a few years. Her approach is multicultural, sourcing textiles from Burkina Faso in West Africa, then manufacturing in Italy. Recent accolades suggest a prominent future. In 2011 she won ‘Who is on Next’, a talent contest created by AltaRoma and Vogue Italia. In 2013 Giorgio Armani invited Jean to present her collection in his Armani Teatro. GIVEN BY THE DESIGNER V&A: T.21:1 TO 3-2014(05/04/2014-27/07/2014)
Credit line
Given by the designer
Collection
Accession Number
T.21:1 to 5-2014

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record createdFebruary 20, 2014
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