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Norman Norell collectionSketches (KA0035.04) ➔ Pleated White Crepe Skirt with Navy Jersey Overblouse

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Norman Norell (designer)

Date

1965 – 1966

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

5 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Women's ensemble featuring a knee-length pleated skirt of white crepe worn with a long-sleeved, navy blue jersey overblouse with a white Peter Pan collar and red kidskin belt worn low at the waist. This ensemble was part of Norell's first separate resort collection shown in October 1965, which was inspired by tennis dresses of the 1920s.

Inscription

Claudia/navy/jersey/3" [side?]/5 pleat/white/Charade/crepe/white/heavy [jap?]/[?]/jersey/red/kidskin

Source

"The Great Norell." Women’s Wear Daily. November 1, 1965, pg. 1.

Related Terms

ink

Location

binder 3

Identifier

KA0035_000214

Use Restrictions

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




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