Dress

Description:

Dress of off-white silk. Ankle-length dress with V neckline at front and back with piped edge and with long, lightly puffed sleeves supported by small pads. Hem and sleeves with fine rolled hems. At front is a wide, dropped, cross-over band at waist which repeats at back, the back forming a yoke into which the skirt gathers. Lapped zipper closure on left side. The entire garment has pleating inspired by the designs of Mariano Fortuny y Madrazo,(May 11, 1871–May 3, 1949)

Acquired by the donor at the Fort Worth, Texas, branch of Neiman Marcus.

Creator(s): McFadden, Mary
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1980  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 49
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1980
Coverage:
Place
United States
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Date
1980  
Description:

Dress of off-white silk. Ankle-length dress with V neckline at front and back with piped edge and with long, lightly puffed sleeves supported by small pads. Hem and sleeves with fine rolled hems. At front is a wide, dropped, cross-over band at waist which repeats at back, the back forming a yoke into which the skirt gathers. Lapped zipper closure on left side. The entire garment has pleating inspired by the designs of Mariano Fortuny y Madrazo,(May 11, 1871–May 3, 1949)

Acquired by the donor at the Fort Worth, Texas, branch of Neiman Marcus.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Pleating |
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2001.011.001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc30311
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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