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Norman Norell collectionSketches (KA0035.04) ➔ Floor-Length Evening Dress with Long Bow Collar

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Norman Norell (designer)

Date

circa 1970

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

6 in (width) x 9 in (height)

Description

Floor-length evening dress with long sleeves and a bow collar that ties with small loops and long ends that extend down to the bottom of the skirt. This dress (or a very similar dress) was featured in the October 15, 1969 issue of Vogue, where it is worn by Anne Anka (wide of composer Paul Anka) and described as being made from weighty silk crepe in clear, ringing pastels.

Inscription

style/1007/the tie/ties in/the back/with/short/loops/and/long ends/almost/to the/bottom/of dress

Source

"Norell, Worn By Mrs. Paul Anka." Vogue. October 15, 1969, pg. 116.

Related Terms

ink

Location

binder 3

Identifier

KA0035_000244

Citation

Norman Norell. Floor-Length Evening Dress with Long Bow Collar . circa 1970. Norman Norell collection; Sketches (KA0035.04). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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




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