Evening Gown Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Evening Gown

Creator

  • Designer: De la Renta, Oscar
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

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

Date

  • Creation: 1980/1989

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Evening gown of ivory satin and black lace. Garment is a full-length, A-line ivory satin dress with 3 wide horizontal bands of applied black lace on skirt and an attached black lace empire-style over-bodice. The bodice, consisting of overlapping lace scallops, has a deep square neckline and full-length sleeves. There are two covered snap closures on each wrist and a series of paired covered snap closures down center back. The dress has a center-back zipper with a single hook-and-eye fastener at the neckline. The ivory silk inner bodice has internal steel(?) boning for shaping, and fastens with a center-back zipper and internal grosgrain band waist stay. Inside the gown is a full-length, attached ivory satin slip with horsehair hem. The dress is piece-lined in ivory organza with a horsehair hem. Designer label stitched into garment at right center-back, beside the zipper "Oscar de la Renta" with second label "Made in U.S.A." sewn below. Hand written on the designer label is notation "4677S".

Subject

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

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Start Date: 1980
  • End Date: 1989
  • 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: 1993.007.116
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc30258

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