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Norman Norell collectionScrapbooks (KA0035.03) ➔ Stripe-and-Rose Patterned Dress with Marianne Ostier Jewels

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1947

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

This stripe-and-rose patterned dress by Traina-Norell was featured in Vogue, where it was described as "fresh and bold as Matisse". 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-2, Folder 9. The description in the press release indicates that the model is wearing "versatile" jewelry designs by Marianne Ostier, including a ruby-and-diamond flower-burst necklace and barrel-shaped bracelet concealing a seventeen-jewel watch.

Inscription

7458-13

Source

Vogue, March 15, 1947, 177.

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 4, folder 8

Identifier

KA0035_000029

Citation

Norman Norell; Traina-Norell (Firm); Farkas S. Zoltan; Marianne Ostier. Stripe-and-Rose Patterned Dress with Marianne Ostier Jewels . 1947. Norman Norell collection; Scrapbooks (KA0035.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 21 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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




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