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Evening dress
  • Evening dress
    Hartnell, Norman, born 1901 - died 1979
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Evening dress

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1950 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hartnell, Norman, born 1901 - died 1979 (designer)
    Worth London (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Net embroidered with paste, pearls and sequins, organza supported by taffeta and net and boned

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs. Fisher

  • Museum number:

    T.191&A-1973

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Evening dress of pink embroidered net with a pink organza stole.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

ca. 1950 (made)

Artist/maker

Hartnell, Norman, born 1901 - died 1979 (designer)
Worth London (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Net embroidered with paste, pearls and sequins, organza supported by taffeta and net and boned

Descriptive line

Evening dress of embroidered net with organza stole, possibly designed by Norman Hartnell or Worth London, London, ca. 1950.

Materials

Net; Taffeta; Organza; Paste; Pearls; Sequins; Whalebone

Techniques

Sewing; Weaving; Embroidering; Applique

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Fashion; Evening wear; Women's clothes; Embroidery

Production Type

Haute couture

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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