Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Crepe Dress

Accession Number: 
103340
Order Title: 
History of Costume and Fashion (102059-103548)
Type of View: 
all
View Title: 
photograph of a bias-draped silk crepe dress. It exploits the use of fabric draped on the diagonal grain (bias) over the female body. Accenting every curve and bone is a common feature of the 1930s
Image Rights: 
copyrighted
Source Institution: 
NCSU Libraries
Collection: 
Design Library Image Collection
Culture: 
French
Subject: 
dresses (garments)
Subject: 
women (female humans)
Subject: 
fashion (concept)
Subject: 
clothing
Work Types: 
Art; photography; photographic prints; cyanotypes
Preferred Title: 
Crepe Dress
Agent Display: 
George Hoyningen-Huene (Russian photographer, 1900-1968); Lucien Lelong (French designer, 1889-1958)
Date: 
1931 (creation)
Technique: 
photography (process)
Locations: 
France
Location Type: 
(creation)
Locations: 
Fashion Institute of Technology Library, New York, New York, United States
Location Type: 
(repository)
Style/Period: 
French
Style/Period: 
Art Deco
Classification: 
Photography and Film
Classification: 
Textiles