Ensemble - Dress and Coat

Description:

Dress and coat of peacock feathers. The short, sleeveless dress is entirely covered with peacock breast feathers, accented with a 1" band of blue cording and chenille trim at neckline and with blue cord spaghetti straps. It is fully lined with navy polyester. The long, sleeveless coat is covered with peacock herl / flue feathers. It has a round neckline, and no closure.

These pieces are part of a larger ensemble, consisting of a total of 9 pieces decorated with peacock and/or golden pheasant feathers.

Worn to the Emmy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles, California, April 1976.

Creator(s): Ventura, Jane
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: 1976  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 180
Past 30 days: 6
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1976
Coverage:
Place
United States
Date
1976  
Description:

Dress and coat of peacock feathers. The short, sleeveless dress is entirely covered with peacock breast feathers, accented with a 1" band of blue cording and chenille trim at neckline and with blue cord spaghetti straps. It is fully lined with navy polyester. The long, sleeveless coat is covered with peacock herl / flue feathers. It has a round neckline, and no closure.

These pieces are part of a larger ensemble, consisting of a total of 9 pieces decorated with peacock and/or golden pheasant feathers.

Worn to the Emmy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles, California, April 1976.

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Subject(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1998.034.013
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc30293
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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