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Norman Norell collectionSketches (KA0035.04) ➔ Navy and White "Quadrant" Coat

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Norman Norell (designer)

Date

circa 1970

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

5.75 in (width) x 8.75 in (height)

Description

Navy and white color-blocked coat featuring a mandarin collar and oversized patch pockets. An image of the coat was published in The New York Times on January 13, 1970 in an article entitled "Norell Shuns Role as Fashion Dictator", alongside a caption that refers to it as a "quadrant" coat.

Inscription

Denise/[Gunn?]/quality/navy +/white

Source

Morris, Bernadine. "Norell Shuns Role as Fashion Dictator." The New York Times, 13 Jan, 1970, pg 48.

Related Terms

ink
graphite

Location

binder 1

Identifier

KA0035_000127

Citation

Norman Norell. Navy and White "Quadrant" Coat. circa 1970. Norman Norell collection; Sketches (KA0035.04). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 16 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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