Sequined Evening Dress with Sleeveless Caftan
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Object Title

Sequined Evening Dress with Sleeveless Caftan

Part of

Collection: Norman Norell collection ➔ Series: Scrapbooks (KA003501.03)


Material Category
Photographic Material
Type of Work
photographic prints
Description
Model on an elevated catwalk wearing a long-sleeved sequined evening dress with a floor-length sleeveless caftan. An editorial from Women's Wear Daily featuring this look describes it as a "fuchsia spangled dress with sleeveless wool caftan." As indicated in an accompanying note, this photograph was taken in Japan in September 1965, when the designer took a month to show his collection there. The model is walking in a fashion show at the Hotel Okura in Tokyo, which featured looks from Norell's fall/winter 1965-1966 collection. A large audience seated at tables looks up at the model from below. This photograph was originally part of a larger scrapbook that can now be found in Box OSx-3, Folder 10.
Date
September 1965
Related person
Norman Norell (designer)
Measurements
8 in (width) x 10 in (height)
Related Repository
Kellen Design Archives
Use Restrictions

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

Location
box 5, folder 10
Identifier
KA0035_000050
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