Dress

Description:

Dress of black lace and black silk chiffon laser cut floral fringe. Ankle length; bodice of black lace; round neck; sleeveless. Skirt of black lace with twelve tiers of laser cut floral fringe. Center back zipper and 6 hook and eye closures. Sixteen decorative lace covered button down back. Skirt lined in light brown; bodice partially lined in sheer black chiffon. With a sash of black satin.

Designer's label at inside back zipper at top of brown lining: "Pierre Balmain"
Style number tag on back of designer's label: "174 303"

Creator(s):
Location(s): France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Creation Date: 2000~  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 30
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
de la Renta, Oscar

de la Renta, Oscar (b. Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 1932 - d. 2014 USA) Head designer for the House of Balmain, 1993-2003.

Creator (Designer):
House of Balmain

House of Balmain (Paris, France) was founded by Pierre Balmain (b. Aix-les-Bains, France, 1914 - d. Paris, France, 1982) Oscar de la Renta was Head Designer for the House from 1993-2003.

Date(s):
  • Creation: 2000~
Coverage:
Place
France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Date
2000~  
Description:

Dress of black lace and black silk chiffon laser cut floral fringe. Ankle length; bodice of black lace; round neck; sleeveless. Skirt of black lace with twelve tiers of laser cut floral fringe. Center back zipper and 6 hook and eye closures. Sixteen decorative lace covered button down back. Skirt lined in light brown; bodice partially lined in sheer black chiffon. With a sash of black satin.

Designer's label at inside back zipper at top of brown lining: "Pierre Balmain"
Style number tag on back of designer's label: "174 303"

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Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2009.001.003
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc87100
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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