Evening Gown

Description:

Evening gown of black velvet with scoop neckline and long, tapered sleeves. The full-length gown has 3 diagonal-set flounces from left hip to right knee that fall to the hem on right side; flounces are each 7 ½” of pleated synthetic and are slightly ruffled; bodice has crescent princess seams with gathering at bust; straight skirt has a left-side slit; sleeves have single snap closure at wrists; dress is fully lined in satin; center-back zip closure.

Combined designer's and retailer's label: "Victor Costa / for / Lord & Taylor"

Creator(s): Costa, Victor
Location(s): United States - Texas
Creation Date: [1980..1989]  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 6
Past 30 days: 5
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1980..1989]
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
From 1980 to 1989
Description:

Evening gown of black velvet with scoop neckline and long, tapered sleeves. The full-length gown has 3 diagonal-set flounces from left hip to right knee that fall to the hem on right side; flounces are each 7 ½” of pleated synthetic and are slightly ruffled; bodice has crescent princess seams with gathering at bust; straight skirt has a left-side slit; sleeves have single snap closure at wrists; dress is fully lined in satin; center-back zip closure.

Combined designer's and retailer's label: "Victor Costa / for / Lord & Taylor"

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2014.008.002
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc286785
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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