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Wedding Dress of Anna Langdell

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Label View of Wedding Dress of Anna Langdell
Label View of Wedding Dress of Anna Langdell
Front View of 2012 Wedding Dress of Anna Langdell
Label View of Wedding Dress of Anna Langdell
Detail View of Wedding Dress of Anna Langdell

Dublin Core

Identifier

AL2013001

Title

Wedding Dress of Anna Langdell

Description

Dress of white silk and silk net; fit and flare silhouette; fitted silk bodice is strapless with a sweetheart neckline, silk net pleating detail, dropped waistline, zipper closure at center back with button detail; bustier lining; flared silk floor length skirt with layers of silk net in swags on top.

Creator

Melissa Sweet

Date

2012

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

32 inches (chest), 26 inches (waist), 42 inches (hips), 56 inches (center front length), 62.5 inches (center back length),

Medium

net
silk
nylon
plastic
satin
tulle

Type

Physical Object

Spatial Coverage

United States

Temporal Coverage

2010s

Rights

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC-EDU/1.0/

Is Referenced By

For Better and For Worse

Rights Holder

© Vassar College Costume Collection. Images in this collection may be used for teaching, classroom presentation, and research purposes only. For other reuse, reproduction and publication of these images, contact costumeshop@vassar.edu.

Costume Item Type Metadata

Source Identifier

AL2013001

Cataloguer with Date

Alexandra Figler and Ruby Pierce, 4/22/13

Color Main

white

Technique

machine sewing
gathering
pleating

Structure Silhouette

fit and flare

Closure Type

zipper

Closure Placement

center back closure

Structure Neckline

sweetheart

Structure Torso

pleated

Structure Sleeves

sleeveless

Structure Waist

dropped

Structure Skirt

flared skirt

Structure Hem

floor length

Structure Lining

bustier lining

Costume Component

lining

Dimensions Chest

32

Dimensions Waist

26

Dimensions Hips

42

Dimensions CF Length

56

Dimensions CB Length

62.5

Dimensions All

32 inches (chest), 26 inches (waist), 42 inches (hips), 56 inches (center front length), 62.5 inches (center back length),

Label

"Melissa Sweet" on large label in back of bodice; small size label (can't read in photographs); "SHELL: 100% SILK / LINING: / 100& POLYESTER / MADE IN CHINA / BN 18258" on smaller label under manufacturer label; "PROFESSIONALLY / DRY CLEAN ONLY / WITH PETROLEUM / SOLVENT" on reverse of smaller label.

Wearer

Anna Leontine Kichorowsky Langdell, Class of 2006

Date Earliest

2012

Date Latest

2012

Culture

American

Gender

womenswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Wedding

Function

wedding clothes

Exhibitions

For Better and For Worse, Spring 2013

Public Information

Especially for this exhibition, Anna Kichorowsky Langdell, VC class of 2006, has loaned us her 2012 wedding gown, to include the fourth generation. She is the daughter of Leontine Hartzell, granddaughter of Mary Lee Hartzell, great-niece of Ellen Baumann, and great-granddaughter of Leontine McPhillips.

Condition Term

very good

Condition

Small tear in tulle along front right hem. Staining and dirt along hem. Small fraying in out layer of tulle.

Mannequin

Amy

Repository

Collection of Anna Langdell

Donor Class Year

2006

Work Type

dress
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