Circa mid 1940's Adrian Original with draped cut-in-one sleeves, jewel collar neckline and full circle skirt sewn at waistband; fashioned of alternating wide bands of ivory and black silk printed in black on the front bodice and around full skirt with 2 women holding hands surrounded by hens. Full black applique on back bodice. Gold sequins around heads of women. All original artwork by Adrian.
Adrian was known for designing limited theme fashion collections such as Animals and Americana to name just a few. This is an example of his Americana/Pennsylvania Dutch motif. Quite rare and very few were produced.
bust: appprox 34"; waist: 26 1/2"; length: approx 52" with 2" hem allowance.