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Parsons School of Design Fashion Design Department records (pre-2008 accessions) ➔ Floral Evening Gown with Ostrich Feathers

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Kay Unger (designer)

Date

1968

Work Type

drawings

Measurements

11 in (width) x 15 in (height)

Description

Floral evening gown featured in the 1968 Parsons School of Design annual fashion show. As indicated on the reverse side of the illustration, the critic of this piece was womenswear designer Norman Norell. The back of the illustration also includes detailed information about the materials used and their prices, as well as a layout for the pattern pieces.

Inscription

Catherina/white silk/own/silk/white/crepe/slippers
;

Inscription

Unger
;

Inscription

1968/NORMAN NORELL/BALL GOWNS/Catherina/Kay Unger

Related Terms

Parsons Institutional Collections

Location

Box 19, Folder 4

Identifier

PC020201_b19_f04_03

Citation

Kay Unger. Floral Evening Gown with Ostrich Feathers . 1968. Parsons School of Design Fashion Design Department records (pre-2008 accessions). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 24 Sep 2017.

Use Restrictions

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