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Norman Norell collectionSketches (KA0035.04) ➔ Women's Day Suit with Asymmetrical Jacket

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Norman Norell (designer)

Date

circa 1969

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

5.75 in (width) x 8.75 in (height)

Description

Women's suit featuring a knee-length dress and three-quarter length jacket that wraps across the front and is closed with buttons that extend across the proper left shoulder and down the left side. The jacket also includes an oversized patch pocket on the proper right side, and is currently housed in the Indianapolis Museum of Art's costume collection, which indicates that the suit is intended for daywear.

Inscription

pale/color/3/4 jacket/+ dress/[gentry?] ok;NO/BELT/Deborah/dress

Source

"Jacket for Day Suit." Indianapolis Museum of Art. Accessed May 18, 2015. http://collection.imamuseum.org/artwork/77477/index.html.

Related Terms

ink

Location

binder 3

Identifier

KA0035_000236

Use Restrictions

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




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