Dress Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Dress

Creator

  • Designer: Bohan, Marc
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Bohan, Mark (b. Paris, France, 1926, head designer at House of Dior 1960-1989)
  • Designer: House of Dior
    Creator Type: Organization
    Creator Info: House of Dior, founded 1947 by Christian Dior. After 1958, various designers acted as head designers, including Marc Bohan (1960-1989).

Contributor

  • Donor: 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: 1978

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Dress of black cotton net embroidered with red, white, tan, brown, green and gold floral designs. Gathered scooped neckline interlaced with narrow, pale green silk grosgrain ribbon and scalloped and embroidered organdy ruffling, which is also used at wrist, waist, hip line and hem. Gathered ankle-length skirt. Left side zipper with hook & eye on lining and snaps on outer net layer. Skirt has additional under layer of black net. Bodice and skirt lined with silk chiffon; black grosgrain ribbon petersham with hook & eye at waist. Designer's label at center back waist: "Christian Dior / Paris / Made In France / Printemps-Ete 1978" and stamped "0I0052" Label attached at base of designer's label: "Made In France" Neiman Marcus size and content label attached at bottom of previous two labels.

Subject

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

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Coverage Date: 1978
  • Place Name: France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
  • 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: 1980.004.009
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc503757