Orange wool coat with black collar, long lapels and dropped waist. The sleeves and each side front have appliqued decorative details where each side button fastens. Finishes below knee and lined in orange satin.
The vogue for outdoor activities saw couturiers produce ready-to-wear garments known as sportswear. Not necessarily worn for competitive activities, sportswear carried connotations of chic, leisure, the open air, relaxation and affluence. Many new fashions appeared at the racetrack. Photographs taken at the races were widely published and played an essential role in disseminating fashion trends.