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Catalog Number 1990.017AB
Object Name Ensemble
Collection Womenswear Collection
Artist/Designer/Brand Vera Maxwell
Role of Artist Designer
Date 1960s
Year Range from 1960.0
Year Range to 1969.0
Description Ensemble; women's two-piece ensemble of dress and coat.
A: Coat is made of a lime green wool and lined with the dress fabric. It is unfitted, has a round neckline, no front overlap, welt pockets, and three-quarter length set-in sleeves. The decoration is a topstitched band that is placed across the bust and forms a bow at the center front closure.
B: Dress is made of a yellow damask fabric that has been printed with a small floral design. The bodice is fitted with bust and waist darts, has short dolman sleeves with gussets, and a basic round neckline. Both neck and waistline have been corded. The skirt has darts in the back and is eased in the front.
Material Wool, Silk
Place of Origin USA
Provenance Purchased at the Theater School of DePaul University
Received as Loan