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Collection Zandra Rhodes Digital Study Collection
Designer Zandra Rhodes (British, born 1940)
Season Autumn/Winter 1970
Fashion Collection Name New York and 'Indian Feathers'
Style Number 70/35
Style Number Page 7
Description Full-length evening dress, the wide short sleeves formed by the high small velvet bodice which has applique velvet ribbon decoration and ties under the bust pulling the dress in; a large yellow ostrich feather and smaller feathers hang suspended from the point of the bodice; the hem of the dress is cut to the shape of the Indian Feather Sunspray print, a second section of the Indian Feather Sunspray print is attached to the back of the bodice, also cut to the shape of the print.
Place Of Origin London (designed)
Objects evening dress
Main Fabric silk chiffon
Additional Fabrics rayon velvet, ostrich feathers, feathers
Techniques appliquéd, screen printed, top-stitched
Textile Print Design Name Indian Feather Sunspray
Colourway ivory printed with cobalt, turquoise, orange
Keywords Native American, exotic, modernism
Copyright © Zandra Rhodes 2012.
Terms Of Use Available for use in learning, teaching, and research, under the terms of a non-commercial Creative Commons Licence (CC BY-NC-SA).
Credit Line Mannequin courtesy of Rootstein
Location Zandra Rhodes Archives, London, UK

 

 

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