Day Dress

Description:

a) Day dress in shift style of light blue-green sage jersey wool knit. Street length. Center front opening with 11 circular blue-green plastic buttons and bound buttonholes. Convertible collar with 5" pointed ends and small non-functioning matching button and bound buttonhole at ends. Long sleeves with 3" cuffs and two small matching buttons with bound buttonholes. Two large patch pockets at sides, below waist. Lined in light sage colored silk crepe.
Designer's label at inside left seam of lining: "Norman Norell / New York"
Retailer's label at inside back neckline: "Lou Lattimore / Dallas"

b) Matching belt of self. 7' x 8"

Creator(s): Norell, Norman
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1960/1969  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 12
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Norell, Norman

Norell, Norman (b. Noblesville, Indiana, USA, 1900 - d. New York, New York, USA, 1972)

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1960/1969
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
From 1960 to 1969
Description:

a) Day dress in shift style of light blue-green sage jersey wool knit. Street length. Center front opening with 11 circular blue-green plastic buttons and bound buttonholes. Convertible collar with 5" pointed ends and small non-functioning matching button and bound buttonhole at ends. Long sleeves with 3" cuffs and two small matching buttons with bound buttonholes. Two large patch pockets at sides, below waist. Lined in light sage colored silk crepe.
Designer's label at inside left seam of lining: "Norman Norell / New York"
Retailer's label at inside back neckline: "Lou Lattimore / Dallas"

b) Matching belt of self. 7' x 8"

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1983.024.017
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc330448
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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