Dress Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Dress

Creator

  • Designer: McFadden, Mary
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Donor: Throckmorton, Jo
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Retailer: Neiman Marcus
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: Neiman-Marcus Co. (USA) (est. 1907 in Dallas, Texas, USA, by Herbert Marcus, Carrie Marcus-Neiman, and Al Neiman)

Date

  • Creation: 1980

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Dress of off-white silk. Ankle-length dress with V neckline at front and back with piped edge and with long, lightly puffed sleeves supported by small pads. Hem and sleeves with fine rolled hems. At front is a wide, dropped, cross-over band at waist which repeats at back, the back forming a yoke into which the skirt gathers. Lapped zipper closure on left side. The entire garment has pleating inspired by the designs of Mariano Fortuny y Madrazo,(May 11, 1871–May 3, 1949) Acquired by the donor at the Fort Worth, Texas, branch of Neiman Marcus.

Subject

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

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Coverage Date: 1980
  • Place Name: United States
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth

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: 2001.011.001
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc30311

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