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Norman Norell collectionSketches (KA0035.04) ➔ Women's Sleeveless Suit with Bow-Collared Blouse

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Norman Norell (designer)

Date

circa 1961

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

4.75 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Women's suit featuring a fitted skirt and double-breasted sleeveless top worn over a long, puff-sleeved blouse with a bow collar tied at the front neck. This ensemble (or a very similar one) appeared in an advertisement for I. Magnin & Co. in the March 15, 1961 issue of Vogue, where it was shown as black with the blouse and cloche hat in cherry red.

Inscription

Doreen/Bal stitched/hat/NO/SLEEVES/cherry/red/blouse;WITHOUT/SLEEVES/31" LONG

Source

"Advertisement: I. Magnin & Co." Vogue. March 15, 1961, pg. 7.

Related Terms

graphite

Location

binder 2

Identifier

KA0035_000165

Citation

Norman Norell. Women's Sleeveless Suit with Bow-Collared Blouse . circa 1961. Norman Norell collection; Sketches (KA0035.04). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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




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