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Parsons School of Design Fashion Design Department records (pre-2008 accessions) ➔ Jersey Sportswear Ensemble with Leather Belt

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Donna Karan (designer)

Date

1968

Work Type

drawings

Measurements

11 in (width) x 15 in (height)

Description

Jersey sportswear ensemble featured in the 1968 Parsons School of Design annual fashion show by Donna Faske, who later became known as Donna Karan. As indicated on the reverse side of the illustration, the critic of this piece was womenswear designer Rudi Gernreich. 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. Jersey and leather samples are attached to the front.

Inscription

Faske/'68
;

Inscription

Sophie
;

Inscription

1968/CRITIC - Rudi Gernreich/Model - Pat Anderson

Related Terms

Parsons Institutional Collections

Location

box 20, folder 1

Identifier

PIC02002-1_b20_f01_02a

Citation

Donna Karan. Jersey Sportswear Ensemble with Leather Belt. 1968. Parsons School of Design Fashion Design Department records (pre-2008 accessions). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 Nov 2017.

Use Restrictions

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