Burgundy dress worn by female dancer in 'Judgement of Paris'

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2228 RDC/PD/05/01/0114/06
  • Dates of Creation
      [1940-1986]
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      Generally sound. The garment is fragile due to the weight of the garment. There are loose stitches and wear throughout.

Scope and Content

Burgundy dress worn by female dancer in 'Judgement of Paris' The garment is padded and structured at the bust and the rear. The main bodice is made from burgundy velvet type fabric and is decorated with purple plastic flowers and black sequins. Underneath the main bodice is a band of pink fabric which is in a bow shape at the side front. The band is layered with black and cream tulle. The dress is fastened with hook and eye down the centre back.

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright owned by creators including choreographer(s), designer(s) and composer(s). Performers rights apply. Can not be copied without rights owners' permission(s).

Additional Information

First performed 1st October 1940