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Evening Dress

1974 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

High necked, leg o'mutton sleeved pink moiré taffeta silk jacket with pearlescent buttons, lace and beaded embroidery, and full, bouffant skirt in pale pink tulle with wide bands of black and pink lacy embroidery.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Jacket
  • Skirt
Materials and Techniques
Moiré taffeta silk, trimmed with lace, beading and embroidery, embroidered tulle skirt
Brief Description
Evening ensemble, pink embroidered and beaded silk taffeta jacket with pink tulle skirt, Bill Gibb, Great Britain, Autumn/Winter 1974 collection.
Physical Description
High necked, leg o'mutton sleeved pink moiré taffeta silk jacket with pearlescent buttons, lace and beaded embroidery, and full, bouffant skirt in pale pink tulle with wide bands of black and pink lacy embroidery.
Credit line
Given by Mrs Sandi Lacey
Object history
Worn and given by Mrs Sandi Lacey.



Registered File number 1995/1046.
Production
Autumn/Winter 1974 collection.
Associated Objects
Bibliographic Reference
De la Haye, Amy (ed.). The Cutting Edge: 50 Years of British Fashion 1947- 1997. London: V&A Publications, 1997, plate 53.
Collection
Accession Number
T.442:1, 2-1995

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record createdOctober 1, 2007
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