With bright red beadwork forming a pagoda landscape, this elegant French cape embodies the influence of chinoiserie and color on the period’s fashions. In the 1920s fur styles favored mink as a luxurious accent or in full length as a coat. Oversized fur collars, seen here, were popularized by Hollywood stars.
This object was
It is credited
Courtesy of Laurie Jue Ying.
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Its dimensions are
H x W (as worn): 114.3 × 59.7 cm (45 in. × 23 1/2 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.