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Norman Norell collectionScrapbooks (KA0035.03) ➔ Bridal Dress with Veil and Cartier Diamond Jewelry

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Norman Norell (designer)
Traina-Norell (Firm) (designer)
Farkas S. Zoltan (photographer)
Cartier (designer)

Date

1947 – 1948

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Short-sleeved white satin wedding dress with a bateau neckline, self-belt with small bow, and a floor-length full skirt. The dress is worn with opera-length arm pieces that do not cover the hands. The model wears a platinum and diamond bracelet and engagement ring, as well as diamond earrings and a long white tulle veil that is attached to her head and the front of the dress with matching diamond clips, all of which are made by Cartier. The photograph was sent with a press release issued by the advertising agency N. W. Ayer & Son, Inc. and can be found with the accompanying letter in Box OSx-1, Folder 1.

Inscription

Complimentary Print/NOT FOR PUBLICATION/N. W. Ayer & Son Inc./30 Rockefeller Plaza/New York 20, N.Y./Telephone, Circle 6-0200;Photographs By/Zoltan S. Farkas, Inc;7651

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 3, folder 5

Identifier

KA0035_000008

Citation

Norman Norell; Traina-Norell (Firm); Farkas S. Zoltan; Cartier. Bridal Dress with Veil and Cartier Diamond Jewelry . 1947 – 1948. Norman Norell collection; Scrapbooks (KA0035.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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