suit

USA
c.1935-36

This little sailor suit, worn by donor's brother Charles William Kirk ("Chuck"), was purchased by their father, Dr. Marvin Edward Kirk, from Roos Brothers in Oakland. A: The middy...

c.1970

This collection of eight garments, worn by Nancy Reagan, when she was First Lady of California and First Lady of the United States, illustrates fashionable stylistic changes in the work of...

c. 1976

A: Jacket< of charcoal gray knitted wool in a sophisticated "pea coat" style that buttons up to the neck with fold down collar. Long sleeves, nipped in waist, tabs on curved front...

Three piece suit designed and made by Jeanne Marc. It has a shirt, skirt and jacket. A: Jacket is pieced, using several different fabrics, gold color, brown and a print that mixes the brown and...

c. 1968

This suit (vest and trousers) of upholstery was specially designed and made for artist, Garry Knox Bennett. A: The vest is made of the striped, pile weave upholstery fabric in red and brown...

c. 1988

A: Woman's suit jacket, quilted satin (probably rayon or rayon acetate) with proper right front of wine colored fabric, proper left front of teal colored fabric and sleeves of rust colored...

1960s

A: Jacket, blue wool, decorated with a meandering design of white rayon soutache braid, machine stitched in place, on the shawl collar, down the front edge, around the hem, at 4 pockets (two on...

1960s

A: Jacket, cut short (to the waist like a charro jacket) of tan wool. Appliqued in gold colored felt in an intricate design on the collar, down the front edges, around the hem, two breast...

25-Aug-34

Three piece navy blue wool suit worn by Harry Price Harmon when he married Helen Mary Smith at her family home, 871 54th Street, Oakland, on August 25, 1934. (She wore a white lace gown with a...

c.1962-1970

This is a creame colored, twill weave, tweed suit. A: Jacket is short with 3/4 length raglan sleeves. It has an open collar and fastens down the front with three large buttons; the buttons...

1993

Three piece, pale green cowboy suit made for Samuel Vick by Jack Williams of Oakland. Mr. Vick is an African American cowboy who shows horses. A: Coat, two buttons, lapels, cuffs, pocket flaps (...

1960-1964

Woman's three-piece suit. Description: a: Coat, black pebble, textured weave, (wool?) with blue crepe lining, long sleeves. Tuxedo collar, two buttons. b: Skirt of matching black cloth,...

c. 1965

Woman's knitted wool suit of baby blue. A: Sweater (top), sleeveless with a rounded neckline, fastens at the back with a matching metal zipper. Labels are at the proper left of the zipper. A...

1991

Women's suit was designed by Gianni Versace from a fabric based on artwork by Andy Warhol, featuring the repeated image of Marilyn Monroe and James Dean in varying bright colors--yellow, red...

c. 1963-1968

Woman's gray wool suit. A: Jacket has a broad collar, is double breasted, fastening with flat metal buttons in pewter color; the raglan sleeves are 3/4 length and have a a diamond shaped...

1973

This three piece outfit/pants suit was made and worn by Deborah Cooper while she was working at the H. C. Capwell Co. After working in Capwell's warehouse she was made a clerk and worked in...

circa 1916

This four piece cream colored (white wool) suit and hat was worn by Miss Domoto's brother. A: Jacket, long sleeves, eagle and cross anchors embroidered on the proper left sleeve. "V...

ca. 1926

Suit. Description: Man's black cutaway coat, vest and striped trousers. a. coat: label in coat: "Bullock & Jones Co. San Francisco Los Angeles" label in inside pocket: "...

© 2023 Oakland Museum of California