Object Name: dress
Artist/Maker: Andre Courreges, Paris
Role in production: Maker
Place of Creation: Europe, France, Paris
Accession Number: 1992.107
Credit: Manchester City Galleries
Sleeveless party dress made from heavy matt finish silk, probably double faced. Plain around neck. Neckline, bust, waist, and hem all decorated with horizontal rows of ivory silk disc braid. Additional narrow edging attached to sleeve-holes (probably subsequent to purchase). CB has 19inch zip. Fully lined with ivory acetate, from hem up, also interlined with buckram.
Label CB "Courreges, Paris. Made in France A"
"Model No B5939"
"Made in France for Harrods"
Type: Length (back)
Height: 37 inches