Evening Dress

Description:

Cocktail or short evening dress of ivory crocheted lace over pink satin back shantung with pink self belt. Machine made lace of Venetian type with re-embroidered medallions. Dress with natural waistline, bateau neckline, sleeveless and slightly full skirt. Back zipper with hook & eye. Weighted hem.
Has been altered at waist (cut) to shorten. Atypical of Norell.

Designer's label at center back hem: "Norman Norell / New York"
Union label on opposite side of seam from designer's label (most cut off).

Creator(s): Norell, Norman
Location(s): United States - New York - New York City
Creation Date: 1960
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 20
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Norell, Norman

Norell, Norman (b. Noblesville, Indiana, USA, 1900 - d. New York, New York, USA, 1972)

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1960
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Date
[1960..1969]  
Description:

Cocktail or short evening dress of ivory crocheted lace over pink satin back shantung with pink self belt. Machine made lace of Venetian type with re-embroidered medallions. Dress with natural waistline, bateau neckline, sleeveless and slightly full skirt. Back zipper with hook & eye. Weighted hem.
Has been altered at waist (cut) to shorten. Atypical of Norell.

Designer's label at center back hem: "Norman Norell / New York"
Union label on opposite side of seam from designer's label (most cut off).

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Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1970.031.008
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc283745
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image