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Renè Bouchè fashion illustrations ➔ Black Top with Pink Taffeta Skirt

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

René Bouché (artist)

Date

1953

Work Type

drawings

Measurements

18.75 in (width) x 24.5 in (height)

Description

Evening ensemble featuring a very full pink skirt and black top with a wide scooped neckline, worn with what appears to be a feathered fascinator. An illustration by Bouché featuring this same ensemble appeared in the August 15, 1952 issue of Vogue on page 118. According to the caption, the top is made from draped mat jersey and the skirt is made from pink taffeta, which also forms a crushed fascia around the waistline.

Inscription

L + T Windows, Aug 15/1952

Related Terms

ink
Kellen Design Archives
paint

Location

box OSxxx2, folder 3

Identifier

KA0038_000011

Citation

René Bouché. Black Top with Pink Taffeta Skirt . 1953. Renè Bouchè fashion illustrations. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 15 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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




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