Dress [Pepsi Ladies] with feather boa.

Registration number: 108IND
Type of collection:Clothes
Registration number: 108IND
Class:Social Outfit
Denomination:Clothing
Title:Dress [Pepsi Ladies] with feather boa.
Author:Angel, Zuzu
Background/Collection:Zuzu Angel
Production date:Década de 1960
Local production:Legacy
Clothes history: According to Hildegard Angel (January 2017 interview), the dress was originally made for Zuzu Angel’s personal use, and was used at a formal social event held when Jean Shrimpton came to Brazil (IZA’s document archive has the newspaper with photos documenting the encounter between the two). Since Zuzu Angel and Bibi Ferreira had the same height, the dress was donated to her by Zuzu Angel, being worn in several shows and social events. After the death of Zuzu Angel, Bibi Ferreira donated the dress to the Zuzu Angel Institute (IZA).
Dimensions:
Width: 0,54
Height: 1,40
Technique:Embroidered by hand , Hand sewn, Machine sewn
Material:Silk, Sequin
Clothes description: Long dress with hand sewed sequins creating a gradient effect in shades of brown, orange and beige. The dress has long sleeves, a round collar and a closing on the back with brackets and a polyester zipper.
Associated events:Ocupação Zuzu Angel (Zuzu Angel Occupation) Exhibition. Itaú Cultural Institute. São Paulo, 2014.
Complementary clothes: Feather boa [Pepsi Ladies] with dress. Replica
Description of complementary clothes: Orange colored feather boa. The piece is divided in two parts, each being approximately 2, 30 m long and 0, 14 cm wide. The boa is a replica made for the 2014 exhibition.

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