Ballgown

Description

Design for ballgown. Color sketch of full length gown with floral accents at right side off-the-shoulder neckline and down left side of bodice and hips. Shirred bodice and asymmetrical hips. Full, gathered A-line skirt. Female figure accented with choker at neck.

Physical Description

1 sketch : col. ; 43.1 h x 30 w cm.

Creation Information

Wolff, Lilli 1958.

Context

This artwork is part of the collection entitled: Texas Fashion Collection and was provided by the UNT College of Visual Arts + Design to the UNT Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 14 times, with 6 in the last month. More information about this work can be viewed below.

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  • Wolff, Lilli b. Germany, 1896 - d. Dallas, Texas, USA, 1983

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Description

Design for ballgown. Color sketch of full length gown with floral accents at right side off-the-shoulder neckline and down left side of bodice and hips. Shirred bodice and asymmetrical hips. Full, gathered A-line skirt. Female figure accented with choker at neck.

Physical Description

1 sketch : col. ; 43.1 h x 30 w cm.

Notes

From the archives of photographs, designs, and clippings assembled by designer Lilli Wolff, recording her activities. Corresponding ballgown in TFC holdings, 1994.007.020.

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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.

Lilli Wolff Collection

Scrapbooks, photographs, and fashion drawings from designer Lilli Wolff.

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Creation Date

  • 1958

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Nov. 4, 2015, 9:58 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Jan. 13, 2021, 6:43 p.m.

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Wolff, Lilli. Ballgown, artwork, 1958; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc770724/: accessed July 29, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.

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