Ensemble - Dress and Coat

Description:

Ensemble.

A) Brown sheath dress of lace with floral motif, heavily hand beaded with tiny brown beads. Mid-length, scooped neckline, deeper in back. Sleeveless, with narrow straps. Slightly shaped hem. Inner brown satin lining sheath.

Design house's label inside: "Mingolini Gugenheim / Piazza di Spagna 9-91- Roma"

B) Brown sheer organza coat, mid-length, shawl collar, center front opening fastened by belt. mid-length sleeves. Leather belt built into waistline, covered with organza, the hook buckles covered in brown beading as dress.

Creator(s): Mingolini Gugenheim
Location(s): Italy - Lazio Region - Roma Province - Rome
Creation Date: 1959
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
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Mingolini Gugenheim

Mingolini Gugenheim (Rome, Italy) (active 1950s-1960s)

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1959
Coverage:
Place
Italy - Lazio Region - Roma Province - Rome
Date
1959  
Description:

Ensemble.

A) Brown sheath dress of lace with floral motif, heavily hand beaded with tiny brown beads. Mid-length, scooped neckline, deeper in back. Sleeveless, with narrow straps. Slightly shaped hem. Inner brown satin lining sheath.

Design house's label inside: "Mingolini Gugenheim / Piazza di Spagna 9-91- Roma"

B) Brown sheer organza coat, mid-length, shawl collar, center front opening fastened by belt. mid-length sleeves. Leather belt built into waistline, covered with organza, the hook buckles covered in brown beading as dress.

Note:

This object was part of the Dallas Museum of Fashion collection. Founded in 1960 by the Fashion Group, Inc. of Dallas, the collection comprised important items of historic and current fashion. It was housed in the Apparel Mart, Dallas, and operated as the Dallas Museum of Fashion from 1960 until 1971. It moved to what was then North Texas State University in 1972, and became the Texas Fashion Collection.

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Series Title: Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1962.001.150
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc286803
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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