Ensemble - Bodystocking, Mini-Skirt and Belt Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Ensemble - Bodystocking, Mini-Skirt and Belt
  • Series Title Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection

Creator

  • Designer: Cardin, Pierre
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Donor: Neiman-Marcus
    Contributor Type: Organization

Date

  • Creation: 1969/1970

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Ensemble consisting of three pieces. Full-length bodystocking is of heavy ivory wool knit, in a ribbed pattern running vertically throughout body and legs, and horizontally around arms. The garment has a turtle-neck and wide flaring cuffs at legs. Center back zipper opening from top of turtle-neck to mid-back. The black double knit wool micro-mini-skirt has four over-sized belt loops with pointed ends, and center back zipper closure. The ensemble includes a wide black patent-leather belt which secures with concealed snaps. Bodystocking has two labels. Designer's label inside at back near zipper: "Pierre Cardin / Paris New York"; Material/size label on opposite side: "100% / Wool / L" The skirt has no labels. The belt is stamped on reverse: "12 1851" From the Fall 1969/1970 season. Records indicate that the ensemble was originally offered in the Maisonette Room of Neiman-Marcus.
  • Physical Description: Size: Large

Subject

  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Ensembles (Costume)
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Bodystockings
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Miniskirts
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Clothing

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Start Date: 1969
  • End Date: 1970
  • Place Name: France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
  • 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: 1970.021.001
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc30084

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.