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Ballgown

One of 24 works in the series: Lilli Wolff Archives available on this site.

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Design sketch for ballgown. Colored sketch of full length gown in large floral pattern. Full, A-line skirt scalloped at center front with large bow trim at hemline. Strapless neckline; elbow length sleeves with apparent see-through extensions to wrist.

Physical Description

1 sketch : col. ; 35.5 h x 21.4 w cm.

Creation Information

Wolff, Lilli 1950/1969.

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. 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 sketch for ballgown. Colored sketch of full length gown in large floral pattern. Full, A-line skirt scalloped at center front with large bow trim at hemline. Strapless neckline; elbow length sleeves with apparent see-through extensions to wrist.

Physical Description

1 sketch : col. ; 35.5 h x 21.4 w cm.

Notes

From the archives of photographs, designs, and clippings assembled by designer Lilli Wolff, recording her activities.

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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

  • 1950/1969

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Nov. 4, 2015, 9:58 a.m.

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  • May 20, 2020, 8:14 a.m.

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Wolff, Lilli. Ballgown, artwork, 1950/1969; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc770854/: 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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