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Norman Norell collectionSketches (KA0035.04) ➔ Black Suit with Sable Collar and Muff

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Norman Norell (designer)

Date

circa 1964

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

4.75 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Women's ensemble featuring a double-breasted, box-cut coat with raglan sleeves and a sable collar that coordinates with an oversized fur muff. Sketch also includes smaller views of a sleeveless dress that is worn under the jacket, featuring a scooped neckline and fitted waist. The swatch of black fabric that is attached is presumably the fabric that was used to create this suit.

Inscription

blk/suit/sable/collar/(1 skin)/blk./satin/top/(like old/fur bordered/suit);Use/Piece #7156/CLAUDIA/NO COLLAR/[bias?] top/dress

Related Terms

graphite

Location

binder 2

Identifier

KA0035_000190

Citation

Norman Norell. Black Suit with Sable Collar and Muff . circa 1964. Norman Norell collection; Sketches (KA0035.04). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 21 May 2019.

Use Restrictions

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