Dress

Description:

a) Dress of purple, gold and silver metallic threaded lace over purple polyester gauze lining. Round neckline with keyhole opening. Front closure with snaps and hook & eyes. Knee-length. Short sleeved and gathered waist. Lined in purple silk.

Designer's label at back neckline: "Oscar de La Renta"
Union label at base of front opening with size "10" label attached.
Retailer's label at hem: "Neiman-Marcus"

b) Belt of purple suede with leaf and pinwheel design painted in gold and silver. Double-tongued buckle. Backing of black leather.

Stamp on back of buckle: "10 237"

Creator(s): de la Renta, Oscar
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1970/1979  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 24
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
de la Renta, Oscar

de la Renta, Oscar (b. Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 1932 - )

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1970/1979
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Place
United States - New York - New York City
From 1970 to 1979
Description:

a) Dress of purple, gold and silver metallic threaded lace over purple polyester gauze lining. Round neckline with keyhole opening. Front closure with snaps and hook & eyes. Knee-length. Short sleeved and gathered waist. Lined in purple silk.

Designer's label at back neckline: "Oscar de La Renta"
Union label at base of front opening with size "10" label attached.
Retailer's label at hem: "Neiman-Marcus"

b) Belt of purple suede with leaf and pinwheel design painted in gold and silver. Double-tongued buckle. Backing of black leather.

Stamp on back of buckle: "10 237"

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
  • Donor : Les Femmes du Monde
  • Retailer : Neiman-Marcus Neiman-Marcus Co. (USA) (est. 1907 in Dallas, Texas, USA, by Herbert Marcus, Carrie Marcus-Neiman, and Al Neiman)
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1981.014.043
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc283702
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image