Image ID
ICHi-088504
Headline
Christian Dior brown silk day dress with short sleeves and a pleated bouffant skirt
Date Created
1958
Creator
Dior, Christian
Creator Role
designer
Artwork/Object Depicted
dresses
Copyright Notice
© 2015 Chicago Historical Society, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-088504
Inventory Number
1975.162.2
Storage Location
Cost
Acquisition Source
Gift of Mrs. Larry E. Long
Max Pixels - Height
6605
Max Pixels - Width
4954
KEYWORDS
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gowns
Christian Dior
costume
Dior
Dior, Christian
dresses
1975.162.2
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christian dior brown silk day dress with short sleeves and a pleated bouffant skirt

Christian Dior day dress of brown silk shantung with short sleeves and a pleated bouffant skirt. The dress features an irregularly shaped front scoop neckline and back bateau neckline with a fitted bodice, a self-fabric bow attached to center-front waistline, and a center-back zipper closing.

Christian Dior day dress of brown silk shantung with short sleeves and a pleated bouffant skirt. The dress features an irregularly shaped front scoop neckline and back bateau neckline with a fitted bodice, a self-fabric bow attached to center-front waistline, and a center-back zipper closing.