Dress

Description:

Evening dress of silk crepe for summer. The full-length dress has an A-line skirt of cocoa brown silk crepe and attached belt with pendant strap at front left. The bodice is of cream silk crepe printed with a "trompe l'oeil" ribbon motif below the rounded neckline. Darts at sides. Long, bat-wing style tapered sleeves. Center-back snap closure. Unlined.

Designer's label: "Adrian / Original"

Creator(s): Adrian, Gilbert
Location(s): United States - California
Creation Date: 1947  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 13
Past 30 days: 4
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1947
Coverage:
Place
United States - California
Date
1947  
Description:

Evening dress of silk crepe for summer. The full-length dress has an A-line skirt of cocoa brown silk crepe and attached belt with pendant strap at front left. The bodice is of cream silk crepe printed with a "trompe l'oeil" ribbon motif below the rounded neckline. Darts at sides. Long, bat-wing style tapered sleeves. Center-back snap closure. Unlined.

Designer's label: "Adrian / Original"

Note:

This garment was part of the Carrie Marcus-Neiman Foundation collection of fashion, begun by Stanley and Edward Marcus to promote fashion and to honor their aunt Carrie Marcus-Neiman, one of the three founders of Neiman-Marcus.

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Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1938.001.016
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc283732
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image