Norman Norell for Bonwit Teller colorblock wool couture dress
A rare futurist numbered couture colorblock frock by Norman Norell for Bonwit Teller. The textured wool is top knotch and the details are sublime - the lining matches colorblocked pattern on the exterior. Crafted c. 1960s.
Norman Norell was the first to put American high fashion on the map, establishing the country's fashion industry and making way for legends like Bill Blass, James Galanos, and Halston.