Dress

Description:

Dress of brown/beige coffee-colored wool. The short, A-line dress with shallow boat-neckline, short, cap-sleeves. Front and back of dress with diamond-shaped motif created by slot seams with cream background/under layer. Similar seaming across top of sleeves and joining diamond motifs around sides. Center back zipper with hook-and-eye at neckline. Lined in off-white silk(?).

Designer's label: "Jean Marie Armand / Paris / Made in France"
Retailer's label: "Made in France especially for / Neiman-Marcus"

Creator(s): Armand, Jean Marie
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1969
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 20
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1969
Coverage:
Place
France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Date
1969  
Description:

Dress of brown/beige coffee-colored wool. The short, A-line dress with shallow boat-neckline, short, cap-sleeves. Front and back of dress with diamond-shaped motif created by slot seams with cream background/under layer. Similar seaming across top of sleeves and joining diamond motifs around sides. Center back zipper with hook-and-eye at neckline. Lined in off-white silk(?).

Designer's label: "Jean Marie Armand / Paris / Made in France"
Retailer's label: "Made in France especially for / Neiman-Marcus"

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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Contributor(s):
Series Title: Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1970.041.002
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc286912
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.