Skirt Suit

Description:

Skirt suit of brownish grey worsted wool in black, white, and warm grey.

Jacket of self-worsted wool with notched collar and rounded lapels that extend beyond collar; open front trimmed in half-circle lapels at opening with brass disc button accents; 4 buttons on each side decreasing in diameter to bottom; wide, elbow-length sleeves with 3” cuffs; small shoulder pads within; fully lined in brown chiffon; waist-length.

Skirt of matching self-worsted wool is gored with long reverse pleat at center-front surrounded by 2 shorter reverse pleats at each side; slight A-line; hits below knees.

Designer's label: "Adrian / Original"
Original customer label(?): "James L. Courtney"

Creator(s): Adrian, Gilbert
Location(s): United States - California - Los Angeles County - Los Angeles
Creation Date: 1940~  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 3
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1940~
Coverage:
Place
United States - California - Los Angeles County - Los Angeles
Date
1940~  
Description:

Skirt suit of brownish grey worsted wool in black, white, and warm grey.

Jacket of self-worsted wool with notched collar and rounded lapels that extend beyond collar; open front trimmed in half-circle lapels at opening with brass disc button accents; 4 buttons on each side decreasing in diameter to bottom; wide, elbow-length sleeves with 3” cuffs; small shoulder pads within; fully lined in brown chiffon; waist-length.

Skirt of matching self-worsted wool is gored with long reverse pleat at center-front surrounded by 2 shorter reverse pleats at each side; slight A-line; hits below knees.

Designer's label: "Adrian / Original"
Original customer label(?): "James L. Courtney"

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2014.011.001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc283697
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image