Image ID
ICHi-079336
Headline
Women's evening ball gown designed by Mainbocher
Date Created
1951
Creator
Mainbocher, 1891-1976
Creator Role
designer
Artwork/Object Depicted
costume; evening dresses
Copyright Notice
© 2016 Chicago Historical Society, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-079336
Inventory Number
1962.294
Storage Location
Cost
Acquisition Source
Gift of Mrs. A. Watson Armour III
Max Pixels - Height
6608
Max Pixels - Width
4954
KEYWORDS
1962-294_043.tif
1950-1959
1950s
1962.294
Armour, A. Watson, III, Mrs.
Ball gowns
Costume
Dresses
Evening dresses
Garments
Gowns
Mainbocher
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ICHi-79336
womens evening ball gown designed by mainbocher

Women's strapless, floor-length evening ball gown designed by Mainbocher in 1951. Dress of pale pink, blue, and gray silk satin with high-waisted, fitted bodice trimmed with pearl and rhinestone band.

Women's strapless, floor-length evening ball gown designed by Mainbocher in 1951. Dress of pale pink, blue, and gray silk satin with high-waisted, fitted bodice trimmed with pearl and rhinestone band.