Day Dress

Description:

Day dress of ecru wool jersey with black patent leather belt and black satin bow.

a) Shift day dress of ecru wool jersey. Long, set-in sleeves. Street length. Rolled collar with pointed ends. Center front opening with 9 circular, flat, 3/4" black plastic buttons and bound buttonholes. Large patch pockets at sides below hips. Lined in cream silk.

Designer's label on inside lining at left seam near hem: "Norman Norell / New York"
Retailer's label at center back neckline: "Lou Lattimore / Dallas"

b) Large bow of black silk. Attaches under collar of dress with two large covered snaps.

c) Belt of black patent leather. 1" wide with self covered rectangular buckle.

Creator(s): Norell, Norman
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1960
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 8
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Norell, Norman

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

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

Day dress of ecru wool jersey with black patent leather belt and black satin bow.

a) Shift day dress of ecru wool jersey. Long, set-in sleeves. Street length. Rolled collar with pointed ends. Center front opening with 9 circular, flat, 3/4" black plastic buttons and bound buttonholes. Large patch pockets at sides below hips. Lined in cream silk.

Designer's label on inside lining at left seam near hem: "Norman Norell / New York"
Retailer's label at center back neckline: "Lou Lattimore / Dallas"

b) Large bow of black silk. Attaches under collar of dress with two large covered snaps.

c) Belt of black patent leather. 1" wide with self covered rectangular buckle.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1983.024.019
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc330455
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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