Mollie Parnis, Black Velvet Dress

Title

Mollie Parnis, Black Velvet Dress

Description

Black v-neck dress with velvet bodice and sleeve bottoms. Dress consists of puffy sleeves and side inserts. Skirt and puffy sleeves are polyester taffeta with flocked velvet polka dots.

Creator

Mollie Parnis, 1905-1992, Designer

Date

1970-1979

Contributor

Gift from Elizabeth Brown

Identifier

HCC_FA_2018_P2-1132

Coverage

United States

Extent

Bust: 40".

Curator Notes

Excellent condition.

Textile

Velvet

Photographer

Shane Patrick Qureshi

Curator

HCC Fashion Dept. Curatorial Team

Accession Number

Unknown

Files

hcc_fa_2018_p2-113.jpg
hcc_fa_2018_p2-114.jpg
hcc_fa_2018_p2-1135.jpg

Citation

Mollie Parnis, 1905-1992, Designer, “Mollie Parnis, Black Velvet Dress,” HCC Fashion Archive, accessed March 28, 2020, https://hccfashion.omeka.net/items/show/383.

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