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Dinner dress in navy wool crepe and black silk velvet

Mark Mooring1946

Museum of the City of New York

Museum of the City of New York

Navy wool crepe dinner dress; calf-length; wide front and back U-neckline; cap sleeves cut-in-one with bodice; fitted natural waist; wide velvet band rounding from fitted waist to under bust level; flaring skirt, double velvet band trimming below-hip, single band at hem; three center front covered button closure, proper left side underarm zipper closure; unlined. Labels: Bergdorf Goodman / on the Plaza / New York / model (Harriet) Mooring 6/13/46 no. X3552 ; Bergdorf / Goodman / On the Plaza New York / M [handwritten] iss Wahrman / Date [handwritten] 5/24-47 No. Gift of JoAnne Olian.

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  • Title: Dinner dress in navy wool crepe and black silk velvet
  • Creator: Mark Mooring
  • Creator Birth Date: 1901
  • Date Created: 1946
  • Type: Evening dress (garment)
  • Medium: Wool (textile), Crepe (textile), Velvet (fabric weave), Silk (textile)
  • Fashion house, designer, label: Bergdorf Goodman (New York, N.Y.)

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