Image ID
ICHi-085563
Headline
Women's Bes-Ben hat of velvet featuring organic-abstract shapes
Date Created
1957
Creator
Bes-Ben (Chicago, Ill.)
Creator Role
creator
Artwork/Object Depicted
hats
Copyright Notice
© 2015 Chicago Historical Society, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-085563
Inventory Number
1976.24.56
Storage Location
Cost
Acquisition Source
Gift of Mr. Benjamin B. Green-Field
Max Pixels - Height
5350
Max Pixels - Width
4912
KEYWORDS
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Hats
Headgear
Accessories
Bes-Ben
Headpieces
1950-1959
Women's hat
Picasso, Pablo
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womens bes ben hat of velvet featuring organic abstract shapes

Women's Bes-Ben hat of blue and red silk velvet and green and orange cotton plush. Features organic-abstract shapes decorated with stylized face of white and orange wool felt, orange feathers and green faceted stones.One of 5 hats specially executed in conjunction with an exhibition of the works of Pablo Picasso at the Art Institute of Chicago in 1957.

Women's Bes-Ben hat of blue and red silk velvet and green and orange cotton plush. Features organic-abstract shapes decorated with stylized face of white and orange wool felt, orange feathers and green faceted stones.One of 5 hats specially executed in conjunction with an exhibition of the works of Pablo Picasso at the Art Institute of Chicago in 1957.