|Collection||Zandra Rhodes Digital Study Collection|
|Designer||Zandra Rhodes (British, born 1940)|
|Fashion Collection Name||The Chinese Constructivist Collection|
|Style Number Page||128|
|Description||Silk chiffon evening dress with a deep cowl neckline with attached pearl 'necklace'; the elbow length sleeves have slits closed with a single black Chinese button knot button; the sleeve openings and below knee length skirt hem are hand rolled with pearls (in the pattern one large and three small).|
|Place Of Origin||London (designed)|
|Main Fabric||silk chiffon|
|Techniques||hand beaded, screen printed, hand rolled hem|
|Textile Print Design Name||Sparkle|
|Credit Line||Mannequin courtesy of Rootstein|
|Colourway||black printed with white|
|Copyright||© Zandra Rhodes 2012.|
|Notes||This dress is shown in a photograph by Patrick Demarchelier with the model wearing the cowl neckline off one shoulder (Rhodes and Knight 1984, p. 75).
This dress is shown worn by a model towards the end of the film INSIGHT: Zandra Rhodes, directed by Peter Greenaway for the Central Office of Information in 1981.
|Location||Zandra Rhodes Archives, London, UK|