Skirt - Vest, Skirt, and Dickey

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Suit/ensemble of maize-yellow linen(?) (Possibly blend), consisting of: A) Vest/Sleeveless jacket. Waist-length or slightly lower. Front opening, slightly off-center to left side, with three faux thick, circular, "nobbly", chunky buttons in false buttonholes on plaquet, secured with 6 hidden cloth-covered snaps. Princess seams. Spread collar. Fully lined in yellow silk(?). Designer's label at inside right front flap: "Geoffrey Beene". B) Skirt. Knee-length or slightly below. Narrow, slightly A-line due to darts and fitting at narrow waistband. Two hooks and snap on waistband at left, above zipper. Front with small gathers. Slit pockets at hips. Fully lined in yellow silk(?). Retailer's ... continued below

Creation Information

Beene, Geoffrey 1968~.

Context

This physical object is part of the collection entitled: Texas Fashion Collection and was provided by UNT College of Visual Arts + Design to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 19 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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  • Beene, Geoffrey Beene, Geoffrey (b. Haynesville, Louisiana, USA, 1927 - d. New York, New York, USA, 2004)

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  • Main Title: Skirt - Vest, Skirt, and Dickey
  • Added Title: Ensemble - Vest, Skirt, and Dickey

Description

Suit/ensemble of maize-yellow linen(?) (Possibly blend), consisting of:

A) Vest/Sleeveless jacket. Waist-length or slightly lower. Front opening, slightly off-center to left side, with three faux thick, circular, "nobbly", chunky buttons in false buttonholes on plaquet, secured with 6 hidden cloth-covered snaps. Princess seams. Spread collar. Fully lined in yellow silk(?).

Designer's label at inside right front flap: "Geoffrey Beene".

B) Skirt. Knee-length or slightly below. Narrow, slightly A-line due to darts and fitting at narrow waistband. Two hooks and snap on waistband at left, above zipper. Front with small gathers. Slit pockets at hips. Fully lined in yellow silk(?).

Retailer's label at inside seam near hem: "Neiman-Marcus"

C) Dickey of gray to black and dark ivory silk. Triangular shape, with collar, attaches with four hidden snaps, with dress weights sewn into lower point and to space slightly below throat. Printed in a pattern of patches of grey/black hatching on the dark ivory ground.

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Texas Fashion Collection

The UNT Texas Fashion Collection is dedicated to the preservation and documentation of historically significant fashion, and serves as an educational and inspirational resource for students, researchers, and the general public. This vital resource is part of the UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.

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Creation Date

  • 1968~

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  • Sept. 2, 2015, 11:34 a.m.

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  • Sept. 29, 2015, 5:49 a.m.

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Beene, Geoffrey. Skirt - Vest, Skirt, and Dickey, physical object, 1968~; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc701372/: accessed August 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.