Cocktail Dress Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Cocktail Dress

Creator

  • Designer: Galanos, James
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Galanos, James (b. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, 1924 - )

Contributor

  • Donor: Les Femmes du Monde
    Contributor Type: Organization
  • Retailer: Neiman-Marcus Co.
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: Neiman-Marcus Co. (est. 1907 by Herbert Marcus, Carrie Marcus-Neiman, and Al Neiman)

Date

  • Creation: 1950/1959

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Cocktail dress of yellow and orange silk chiffon. Fitted bodice of horizontal, loosely pleated yellow chiffon has two orange, horizontal stripes at waist and above. Double, spaghetti style shoulder straps. Inner support with boning and petersham. Skirt is composed of under layers coral pink and yellow silk and outer layers of orange and yellow chiffon, creating a full appearance. Mid-length; zip-back and hook & eye closure. Retailer's label at left side seam: "Neiman-Marcus"

Subject

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

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Start Date: 1950
  • End Date: 1959
  • Place Name: United States - New York - New York City
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas

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: 1978.008.058
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc498996