Beachwear Ensemble - Bikini and Coverup

Description:

Beach ensemble consisting of bikini and coverup.

The bikini top and bottom are of jersey printed with a modern art design of greens, pink and red stripes. Top has ties that go up and behind neck, and bands that reach around to back and secure with metal clasp. At front, between the cups along top edge is a non-functional tie made of piping made from the jersey material. Bikini bottom is low-cut. The coverup is of light chiffon, possibly silk, with swirling stripes in the same pattern as bikini. It is sleeveless, has a boat neckline, and rounded hemline.

The pieces of the ensemble have various tags:

In bikini top: "12"

In bikini bottom: "Emilio Schuberth / Roma / Fabricato in Italia"; Made in Italy / Exclusively for / Neiman-Marcus"; "Made in Italy"; "12"; Helanca / Filanca / Marche Int. Dep."

Stamped near hem of coverup: "Enzo Mari Per / Fio / Rio"; Sewn in tags: "Fio / Rio"; "Emilio Schuberth / Roma / Fabricato in Italia".

Pattern designed by Enzo Mari (b. Novara, Italy, 1932).

From the original Carrie Marcus Neiman Foundation collection assembled by Stanley and Edward Marcus.

Creator(s): Schuberth, Emilio, 1904-1972
Location(s): Italy - Lazio Region - Roma Province - Rome
Creation Date: 1965  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 292
Past 30 days: 16
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Date(s):
  • Creation: 1965
Coverage:
Place
Italy - Lazio Region - Roma Province - Rome
Date
1965  
Description:

Beach ensemble consisting of bikini and coverup.

The bikini top and bottom are of jersey printed with a modern art design of greens, pink and red stripes. Top has ties that go up and behind neck, and bands that reach around to back and secure with metal clasp. At front, between the cups along top edge is a non-functional tie made of piping made from the jersey material. Bikini bottom is low-cut. The coverup is of light chiffon, possibly silk, with swirling stripes in the same pattern as bikini. It is sleeveless, has a boat neckline, and rounded hemline.

The pieces of the ensemble have various tags:

In bikini top: "12"

In bikini bottom: "Emilio Schuberth / Roma / Fabricato in Italia"; Made in Italy / Exclusively for / Neiman-Marcus"; "Made in Italy"; "12"; Helanca / Filanca / Marche Int. Dep."

Stamped near hem of coverup: "Enzo Mari Per / Fio / Rio"; Sewn in tags: "Fio / Rio"; "Emilio Schuberth / Roma / Fabricato in Italia".

Pattern designed by Enzo Mari (b. Novara, Italy, 1932).

From the original Carrie Marcus Neiman Foundation collection assembled by Stanley and Edward Marcus.

Physical Description:

Size 12.

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Added Title: Ensemble - Bikini and Coverup
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1938.001.396
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc30036
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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