Cocktail Dress Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Cocktail Dress

Creator

  • Designer: Givenchy, Hubert de, 1927-
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Donor: Bass, Mrs. Sid R.
    Contributor Type: Personal

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Cocktail dress of black silk gazar. The halter-style neckline of the dress ends in straps at center back of the fitted, dropped-waist bodice. The skirt is a semi-full, gathered, mid-thigh length. There is a boned inner bodice of black silk tulle with bust pads, grosgrain bust and waist stays fastening with hooks-and-eyes, an elaborate closure involving halter drape and inner and outer zippers down the left sideseam and five snaps that secure the halter panel and disguise the zipper. Fully lined in black chiffon. Label stitched on right side of inner bodice "Givenchy" and "Made In France". Underneath Givenchy label is sewn-in tape with hand-written note: "80 945"

Subject

  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Dresses (Garments)
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Clothing
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Cocktail Dresses

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris

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: 1993.007.098
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc30253

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