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Norman Norell collectionSketches (KA0035.04) ➔ Women's Evening Ensemble with Military Inspired Jacket

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Norman Norell (designer)

Date

circa 1963

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

4.75 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Women's evening ensemble featuring a floor-length dress and short, double-breasted jacket with a mandarin collar and gold frog embellishments. Sketch also includes a view of the dress worn without the jacket, showing an empire waistline and scooped neckline in the back. The inscription indicates that the jacket should be made from red Prudhomme or Hunting pink Wain Shiell fabric, which were two European textile businesses.

Inscription

bright/red/Prudhomme/or/Hunting Pink/from Wain Sheel/gold frogs/gold braid/blk/Claudia/light/blue

Related Terms

graphite

Location

binder 2

Identifier

KA0035_000171

Citation

Norman Norell. Women's Evening Ensemble with Military Inspired Jacket . circa 1963. Norman Norell collection; Sketches (KA0035.04). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 23 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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