Mount Mary University Digital Collections

Evening gown

Item

Title

Evening gown

Description

Black crepe and chiffon evening gown; four inch wide bias strips of sequins on bodice and one sleeve; rounded neckline; sleeves and top are one piece with gussets under arm; one sleeve is sheer black chiffon; seven small covered button closures at each wrist; eleven covered button closures at center back; slightly padded bustline; black crepe skirt; side train with skirt gathered at side seams to form large scallop; brownish pink lining shows through chiffon between sequin strips. Worn by Hildegarde.

Creator

Orovan, Alice

Date

1945

Source

Donated by Hildegarde

Is Part Of

Identifier

Object ID #1974.10
https://digitalcollections.mtmary.edu/files/original/4c5b142e52ce613c3fa8b6a880e1b30c.jpg

Rights

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/

Subject

Clothing and dress

Type

Still Image

Format

360 View

Citation

Orovan, Alice, “Evening gown,” Mount Mary University Digital Collections, accessed June 24, 2024, https://digitalcollections.mtmary.edu/items/show/2070.