Suited

Empowered Feminine Fashion

Gallery view of Suited: Empowered Feminine Fashion.

Gallery view of Suited: Empowered Feminine Fashion.

Gallery view of Suited: Empowered Feminine Fashion.

Red and green floral patterned quilt

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Artworks from this gallery are part of our textile art and fashion collection. Explore more from this collection online.

Late 1800s or early 1900s Japanese fireman's coat

Fireman's Coat, late 1800s to early 1900s. Quilted (sashiko) cotton cloth with freehand paste-resist decoration (tsutsugaki). Neusteter Textile Collecton: Gift of Mrs. Simon Guggenheim by exchange, 1999.265.

The Textile Art and Fashion Collection

Artworks from this gallery are part of the Textile Art and Fashion collection at the Denver Art Museum. This department encompasses over 5,000 objects from Asia, Europe, and North and South America, and range from archaeological textiles to contemporary works of art in fiber and fashion from the 18th century to today.

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Suited: Empowered Feminine Fashion is organized by the Denver Art Museum and presented by Joy Dinsdale. Additional support is provided by Jen and Alex Hardie, Neiman Marcus, Holly and Allen Oliphant, donors to the Annual Fund Leadership Campaign, and the residents who support the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD). Promotional support is provided by 5280 Magazine and CBS4.