8 in (width) x 10 in (height)
Wool evening suit featuring a floor-length straight skirt with padded hips and a fitted jacket with a sable fur collar and sleeve cuffs. An article featuring this same look from Vogue indicates that the ensemble is in "coral-cast tangerine", and the dress underneath features an empire waistline that contrasts the natural waistline of the jacket. The model, shown beside two chairs and a decorated backdrop, also wears dark gloves and diamond jewelry, including a necklace and earrings. This photograph was part of a larger scrapbook that can now be found in Box OSx-2, Folder 12.
Vogue, August 1, 1948, 46.
Kellen Design Archives
box 4, folder 9
Norman Norell; Traina-Norell (Firm). Women's Evening Suit with Fur Trim .
1948. Norman Norell collection; Scrapbooks (KA0035.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 21 Jul 2019
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