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Norman Norell collectionSketches (KA0035.04) ➔ Bright Satin Housecoat

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Norman Norell (designer)

Date

circa 1965

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

4.75 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Floor-length wrap coat (probably for entertaining at home) featuring a shawl collar, elbow-length cuffed sleeves, and a fringed sash tied at the waist. The illustration also includes two brightly colored swatches of fabric, which are presumably the satin serge fabrics mentioned in the inscription.

Inscription

satin/of/[?]/or[?]/one or two/colors/Bal fringe;[Abraham?]/serge

Related Terms

ink

Location

binder 2

Identifier

KA0035_000174

Use Restrictions

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




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