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[Aegina]

Description: Photograph of the Temple of Aphaia on the greek island of Aegina. In the foreground, four stone columns are visible; trees and the sea are visible in the background. The temple was built in 490 BCE.
Date: 1958
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Archway]

Description: Photograph of Olympia, Greece. In the foreground, a stone archway and stone wall are visible; a large tree grows from the hillside on the left side of the foreground.
Date: 1958
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Bargello]

Description: Photograph of the inner courtyard of the Bargello Palace in Florence, Italy. The photograph was taken from a high point looking down into the courtyard. Two floors of archways and a stairway are visible in the foreground.
Date: 1958
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Bargello]

Description: Photograph of the Bargello Palace in Florence, Italy. The photograph was taken in an inner courtyard of the palace. An arched colonnade is visible in the foreground; statues on pedestals are visible under the archways.
Date: 1958
Creator: Gough, Ray

Cape Dress

Description: Dress of heavy beige wool tweed in the form of a modified cape. A) Dress inspired by Norell's capes. Mid-length, with rounded, jewel neckline. Slit openings for arms. Two large patch pockets at front. Center back closure with 5 large circular self-covered buttons, bound buttonholes, and two hidden snaps at collar. Opening stops 14" from lower hem. Lined with beige silk crepe. B) Slip of beige silk crepe. Mid-length. Wide shoulder straps with square neckline. Center back zipper closure with hook & eye. Combined designer's/retailer's label sewn inside at back near hem, above split: "Neiman-Marcus Dallas / Traina-Norell".
Date: 1958
Creator: Norell, Norman

[Cistern]

Description: Photograph of a cistern on the island of Delos, Greece. The ruins of a cistern are visible in the foreground. In the background, a small sliver of the sea, more ruins, and sky are visible.
Date: 1958
Creator: Gough, Ray

Coat

Description: Coat of black, purple and white shepherd's check wool. Single breasted with 3 large, circular plastic buttons with bound buttonholes. Bias cut collar with 2" stand at center back. Front and back yokes. Long sleeve with matching, single buttoned cuff with bound buttonhole. Two patch pockets. Lined in black silk. Combined designer/retailer label at center back neckline: "Neiman-Marcus Dallas / Traina-Norell"
Date: 1958
Creator: Norell, Norman

Coat

Description: Coat of leopard(?) and mink. Below-knee length coat of leopard fur, with long sleeves. The shawl collar, center front opening, lower hem, and cuffs of the sleeves are edged with black mink. Two slit pockets at front hips. Fully lined in dark cream silk(?) brocade with gold pattern similar to an Indian sari. Embroidered monogram at inside right: "MER". Designer's label at inside back collar: "Ben Kahn"
Date: 1958~
Creator: Kahn, Ben

Cocktail Dress

Description: Cocktail dress with black, cotton knit bodice and full, chocolate brown silk faille skirt. Bodice has long sleeves with zippered wrists. Center back zipper closure with hook & eye. Stand up, mandarin collar. Bodice forms V at center front, gathered waist. Lined in black organdy with built in petticoats of black tulle. Six inch wide black grosgrain petersham at inner waist with 5 large hook & eyes. Combined designer/retailer label on inside seam of skirt towards hem: "Norman Norell for Neiman-Marcus"
Date: 1958
Creator: Norell, Norman

[Cortile]

Description: Photograph of the cortile of the Palazzo Strozzi in Florence, Italy. The foreground of the image is hidden in shadow. The corner arches of the cortile and succeeding floors of the palazzo are visible in the background.
Date: 1958
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Dante Alighieri's House]

Description: Photograph of Dante Alighieri's house in Florence, Italy. The corner of the house is visible in the foreground; a car is parked by a metal fence in front of the house. The house is made of stone bricks with narrow arched windows.
Date: 1958
Creator: Gough, Ray

Day Dress

Description: a) Day dress of gray silk douppoini. Straight silhouette that falls loose in back. Elbow length set-in sleeves. Jewel neckline with placket that runs around neckline and down center front opening with 4 self covered buttons and bound buttonholes supplemented with a snap at the neckline. Street length. Back lined in gray silk. b) Slide belt of white crushed leather with oval buckle covered in self. Belt fits into slits at side seams of dress so that back hangs loose and is belted across front.
Date: 1958
Creator: Norell, Norman

Day Dress

Description: Day dress of rose floral print silk shantung with dropped waist and gathered skirt. Cherry printed trim at neckline, sleeves, and dropped waistline. Cherry trim at dropped waist ties in bow. Bateau neckline. Short kimono style sleeves in yolk. Center back buttoned closure with five self fabric covered round buttons. Dropped skirt lined in cream silk. Size 12. Combined retailer and designer label: "Neiman-Marcus Dallas / Traina Norell".
Date: 1958
Creator: Norell, Norman

Day Dress

Description: Day dress of black silk shantung with white polka dots. Scoop neckline; short sleeves with inverted pleats at padded shoulders. High, pleated waist falls to full, knee length skirt. Attached 3" belt of same closes in back with 4 hook & eyes and is trimmed at front with two large circular black buttons and bound buttonholes. Center back zipper with hook & eye. Lined in black silk shantung with built-in petticoat of white tulle. Designer's label: "Galanos" Retailer's label: "Neiman-Marcus"
Date: 1958
Creator: Galanos, James