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tunic with arm and leg warmers

Rudi Gernreich, Designer (American, 1922-1985)


Strange Cargo, Chicago; purchased by Elizabeth Mason for (The Paper Bag Princess, Los Angeles, California) in 1996; purchased by the Indianapolis Museum of Art in 2012.

Object Information

designer
Rudi Gernreich (American, 1922-1985)
creation date
1960s
materials
wool
dimensions
A) dress: L: 30 in.
B-C) arm warmer: L: 17 in. (each)
D-E) leg warmers: L: 29 in. (each)
mark descriptions
Label: Rudi Gernreich design for Harmon Knitwear / 8
Label: Dry Clean Only / 100% wool
accession number
2012.134A-E
credit line
Nancy Foxwell Neuberger Acquisition Endowment Fund
copyright
© Rudi Gernreich
collection
Textile and Fashion Arts
colors