Coat Dress

Description:

A) Coat-dress of beige linen with black linen trim at collar, center front and pockets. Knee-length. Rounded, Peter-Pan collar. Elbow length kimono sleeves. Center front opening with 3 circular black buttons at top and zipper from waist to hem. Two large patch pockets placed low on hips wrap around side seam from front to back. Lined in cream silk.

B) Belt of self fabric backed with pale tan leather, 1 in wide. Rectangular cloth-covered buckle in self fabric.

Combined retailer and designer label inside skirt: "Neiman-Marcus Dallas / Traina-Norell"

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: 7
Past 30 days: 7
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 - New York - New York City
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Date
1960  
Description:

A) Coat-dress of beige linen with black linen trim at collar, center front and pockets. Knee-length. Rounded, Peter-Pan collar. Elbow length kimono sleeves. Center front opening with 3 circular black buttons at top and zipper from waist to hem. Two large patch pockets placed low on hips wrap around side seam from front to back. Lined in cream silk.

B) Belt of self fabric backed with pale tan leather, 1 in wide. Rectangular cloth-covered buckle in self fabric.

Combined retailer and designer label inside skirt: "Neiman-Marcus Dallas / Traina-Norell"

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
  • Manufacturer : Traina-Norell Traina-Norell (est. 1941 - disolved 1960) (Designed by Norman Norell, and hung under "Norell")
  • Retailer : Neiman-Marcus Co. Neiman-Marcus Co. (est. 1907 by Herbert Marcus, Carrie Marcus-Neiman, and Al Neiman)
  • Donor : Les Femme Du Monde
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1978.008.072
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc330468
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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