Skirt Suit

Description:

Suit in navy wool trimmed in flat black cording.

A) Jacket of navy blue wool with woven, checked pattern. Double breasted with eight black fabric covered buttons and four bound buttonholes. Notched collar. Collar and center front of jacket trimmed with black flat cording. Long sleeves with turned-back cuffs trimmed with black flat cording and two small black fabric covered buttons each with two bound buttonholes. Two pockets trimmed in matching cording. Lined in blue silk.

Combined designer/retailer label at center back neckline: "Neiman-Marcus Dallas / Traina-Norell"

B) Skirt of navy blue wool with woven, checked pattern. A-line and knee length with nine panel construction. 1 1/2" waistband with left side zipper and four hook & eye closure. Unlined.

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: 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~
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Date
1960~  
Description:

Suit in navy wool trimmed in flat black cording.

A) Jacket of navy blue wool with woven, checked pattern. Double breasted with eight black fabric covered buttons and four bound buttonholes. Notched collar. Collar and center front of jacket trimmed with black flat cording. Long sleeves with turned-back cuffs trimmed with black flat cording and two small black fabric covered buttons each with two bound buttonholes. Two pockets trimmed in matching cording. Lined in blue silk.

Combined designer/retailer label at center back neckline: "Neiman-Marcus Dallas / Traina-Norell"

B) Skirt of navy blue wool with woven, checked pattern. A-line and knee length with nine panel construction. 1 1/2" waistband with left side zipper and four hook & eye closure. Unlined.

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Contributor(s):
  • Manufacturer : Traina-Norell Traina-Norell (est. 1941 - disolved 1960) (Designed by Norman Norell)
  • Retailer : Neiman-Marcus Neiman-Marcus Co. (est. 1907 by Herbert Marcus, Carrie Marcus-Neiman, and Al Neiman)
  • Donor : Mattil, Betty Marzan
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1981.005.050
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc330502
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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