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Evening dress

Evening dress

  • Place of origin:

    London (retailed)

  • Date:

    1964 (designed)
    1973 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Quant, Mary, born 1930 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wool jersey and taffeta lining

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mary Quant.

  • Museum number:

    T.105,A-D-1976

  • Gallery location:

    Temporary Exhibition, Room 40, case SC14

Physical description

Evening dress of deep rust-pink wool jersey. It is full length with deep V-neck trimmed with black and cream stripes round neckline, cuffs and hem. It is lined with rust taffeta and fastens with a zip at the centre back.

Place of Origin

London (retailed)

Date

1964 (designed)
1973 (made)

Artist/maker

Quant, Mary, born 1930 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Wool jersey and taffeta lining

Marks and inscriptions

'MARY QUANT / MADE IN GREAT BRITAIN'

'Size 10'

Descriptive line

Dress of jersey, designed by Mary Quant, England, 1964, 1973 replica

Production Note

Remade in 1973 for Museum of London retrospective

Materials

Wool jersey

Categories

Fashion; Textiles; Women's clothes; Evening wear; Europeana Fashion Project

Production Type

Ready to wear

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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