Evening Dress

Description:

Evening dress of black and white satin. Long torso fitted top. Sleeveless, with wide boat neck of black satin. Zipper down the back. Full harem skirt of black, white, and grey striped and dotted silk with one large black satin bow at hip line and another bow of same at the hem of the short, "balloon" style skirt.

Designer's label at left inside seam: "Boutique / Christian Dior / Paris" and "Made in France".

Creator(s): Dior, Christian
Location(s): France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Creation Date: 1958
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
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Creator (Designer):
Dior, Christian

Dior, Christian (b. Granville, Normandy, France, 1905 - d. Montecantini, Italy, 1957)

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1958
Coverage:
Place
France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Date
[1950..1959]  
Description:

Evening dress of black and white satin. Long torso fitted top. Sleeveless, with wide boat neck of black satin. Zipper down the back. Full harem skirt of black, white, and grey striped and dotted silk with one large black satin bow at hip line and another bow of same at the hem of the short, "balloon" style skirt.

Designer's label at left inside seam: "Boutique / Christian Dior / Paris" and "Made in France".

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1965.036.002
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc114831
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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