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Norman Norell collectionSketches (KA0035.04) ➔ Green Suit with Gored Skirt and Pillbox Jacket

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Norman Norell (designer)

Date

circa 1962

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

4.75 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Green suit featuring a gored skirt, wide belt, cropped jacket with a notched collar, and a blouse with a bow collar. This exact suit (or very similar suit) appeared in the February 1 and February 15, 1962 issues of Vogue, where one editorial describes it as having a pillbox jacket, "skirt gored to twirl-width", and "a wide belt lashed firmly at the waist."

Inscription

green/suit for Clare

Source

"This Minute in American Fashion." Vogue. February 1, 1962, pg. 104-105.

Related Terms

graphite

Location

binder 2

Identifier

KA0035_000173

Citation

Norman Norell. Green Suit with Gored Skirt and Pillbox Jacket . circa 1962. Norman Norell collection; Sketches (KA0035.04). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 May 2019.

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 




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