Lot #5607
"The Hunger" Grey Open Front Torso Jacket With Slashed Sleeves and Original Pattern SS 1996

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Estimate: $5000+

Description

A documented jacket of gray mohair suiting fabric with black silk lining featuring signature McQueen slashed sleeves from elbow down to cuff. The collar features pointed and extended lapels and an open front cut to follow the line of the ribcage when worn. A variant of its runway counterpart, this jacket was photographed by Nick Knight and styled by Katy England along with the Grey Mohair Bumster trousers for the Spring 2015 issue of Another magazine in tribute to Lee Alexander McQueen prior to the opening of "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty" at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. This jacket comes with its original pattern.




From The Alexander McQueen Archive of Ruti Danan.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Hollywood
  • Dates: #623 - Ended December 16, 2021