Ensemble - Nightgown and Robe Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Ensemble - Nightgown and Robe
  • Series Title Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection

Contributor

  • Donor: Rowland, Carrie
    Contributor Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 1950/1952

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Ensemble consisting of a nightgown and robe of cream or pale peach nylon. Full-length robe with short sleeves and limp ruff collar. Opens down center front with hook-and-eye closure at waist and attached belt. Matching full-length nightgown is sleeveless, with wide straps. Nightgown opens at side with hook-and-eye closures and has string belt. Both pieces of the ensemble are fully accordion pleated on all parts. Robe has tag "Vanity Fair Nylon"
  • Physical Description: Size S

Subject

  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Nightgowns
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Negligees
  • Keyword: Robe
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Pleating
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Clothing

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Start Date: 1950
  • End Date: 1952
  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Texas Fashion Collection
    Code: TXFC

Institution

  • Name: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
    Code: UNTCVA

Rights

  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: by-nc-nd
  • Rights Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.

Resource Type

  • Physical Object

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 1968.010.004
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc30066

Note

  • Display Note: This object was part of the Dallas Museum of Fashion collection. Founded in 1960 by the Fashion Group, Inc. of Dallas, the collection comprised important items of historic and current fashion. It was housed in the Apparel Mart, Dallas, and operated as the Dallas Museum of Fashion from 1960 until 1971. It moved to what was then North Texas State University in 1972, and became the Texas Fashion Collection.