[White nightgown with clouds and angels]

Registration number: 54IND
Type of collection:Clothes
Registration number: 54IND
Class:Social Outfit
Title:[White nightgown with clouds and angels]
Author:Angel, Zuzu
Background/Collection:Zuzu Angel
Production date:Década de 1970
Local production:Legacy
Clothes history: Pattern created by Zuzu Angel in Polybel fabric from Dona Isabel. [From 1973 with the launch of her store in Leblon, Zuzu Angel diversifies her products, creating sleepwear, amongst other items]. According to Hildergard Angel [2016] this piece must have been created between 1973 and 1976 for the International Dateline Collection VI. [Exclusive print created by Zuzu Angel, patented by Hildegard Angel].
Width: 0,66
Height: 1,16
Technique:Hand sewn, Machine sewn
Material:Cotton, Button , Passa-fita
Clothes description: White nightgown with floral pattern, with the figure of a pink angel, with blue wings and yellow halo, surrounded by clouds in two tones of blue (light and dark). The piece has a white loop on the waist. The buttoning is made up of 5 plastic buttons lined with the same fabric of the front part of the piece.
Associated events:Ocupação Zuzu Angel (Zuzu Angel Occupation) Exhibition. Itaú Cultural Institute. São Paulo, 2014.
Complementary clothes: Does not apply.
Description of complementary clothes: Does not apply.

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Fabric sample palette [angels and clouds]

Palette with sample of white Polybel fabric. The fabric has a patterned print of pink angels, with yellow halos, blue wings and light and dark blue clouds. There is an inscription on the top part, where the fabric is glued to paper, which reads “Dona Isabel Quality Fabrics”, along with the brand’s logo.

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