Courrèges, Tan Polyurethane-coated Cotton Jacket

Title

Courrèges, Tan Polyurethane-coated Cotton Jacket

Description

Waist-length racer jacket with high band collar, shoulder yoke (front and back), paneled bodice, two-piece sleeves with banded cuff. Closures are 5/8" ivory metal snaps running along center front (5 snaps), waistband (2), collar (2), and cuffs (2). Lining is ivory acetate jacquard woven with Courrèges monograms: lining is snapped in and can be removed for wash. Courrèges monogram is set into left breast panel and top-stitched in place as a recessed insert in ivory poly-coated cotton.

Creator

André Courrèges, 1923-2016, Designer

Date

1960-1969

Contributor

Gift from Jorge Guillen

Identifier

HCC_FA_2018_P2-373

Coverage

France

Extent

Bust: 32"

Curator Notes

Excellent condition.

Textile

Textured Polyurethane-coated Cotton Flannel

Photographer

Shane Patrick Qureshi

Curator

HCC Fashion Dept. Curatorial Team

Accession Number

2008.7.4

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Citation

André Courrèges, 1923-2016, Designer, “Courrèges, Tan Polyurethane-coated Cotton Jacket,” HCC Fashion Archive, accessed April 13, 2021, https://hccfashion.omeka.net/items/show/408.

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