Image ID
ICHi-085706
Headline
Oscar de la Renta ball gown of shocking pink peau de soie with sable trimmed jacket
Date Created
1963
Creator
de la Renta, Oscar, 1932-2014
Creator Role
creator
Artwork/Object Depicted
gowns; jackets
Copyright Notice
© 2015 Chicago Historical Society, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-085706
Inventory Number
1967.9a-b
Storage Location
Cost
Acquisition Source
Gift of Mrs. Robert S. Halperin
Max Pixels - Height
6605
Max Pixels - Width
4954
KEYWORDS
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1967.9a-b
Gowns
Dresses
Jackets
1960-1969
Costume
de la Renta, Oscar
Fur
Oscar de la Renta
Silk
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oscar de la renta ball gown of shocking pink peau de soie with sable trimmed jacket

Oscar de la Renta floor length ball gown of shocking pink peau de soie with cap sleeves, a V neckline, and a full skirt. The bodice is laced down the front with matching peau de soie lacing which ties in a bow at the waistline. A peau de soie belt is attached. The gown is accompanied by a sable trimmed jacket of shocking pink peau de soie with a stand-up collar and three-quarter length loose sleeves. The jacket is edged with bands of mink along the top, bottom, and down each side of the front opening.

Oscar de la Renta floor length ball gown of shocking pink peau de soie with cap sleeves, a V neckline, and a full skirt. The bodice is laced down the front with matching peau de soie lacing which ties in a bow at the waistline. A peau de soie belt is attached. The gown is accompanied by a sable trimmed jacket of shocking pink peau de soie with a stand-up collar and three-quarter length loose sleeves. The jacket is edged with bands of mink along the top, bottom, and down each side of the front opening.