Halston, Black Silk Evening Gown

Title

Halston, Black Silk Evening Gown

Description

Black silk bias cut blouson evening gown with chiffon neckline and front slit. Evening gown has front and back v-neckline and keyhole opening on back bodice. Waist is gathered with 1/2" inch elastic band. Matching black silk ribbon used as belt, wrapped around waistline. No closures and unlined. Folded hem at 1/2" inch.

Creator

Halston, 1932-1990, Designer

Date

1980-1989

Contributor

Gift from Anonymous donor

Identifier

HCC_FA_2018_p2-1895

Coverage

Unknown

Extent

Waist: 29.25"

Curator Notes

Fair condition. Major mold stains on front of skirt.

Textile

Silk

Photographer

Shane Patrick Qureshi

Curator

HCC Fashion Dept. Curatorial Team

Files

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Citation

Halston, 1932-1990, Designer, “Halston, Black Silk Evening Gown,” HCC Fashion Archive, accessed May 26, 2020, https://hccfashion.omeka.net/items/show/531.

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