Button-through pleated dress

Classic Gowns was one of the labels made by Auckland company, Classic Manufacturing. In the 1940s, when this advertising photograph was taken by Clifton Firth, Classic was based in two central Auckland buildings - the offices in the T&G Building in Elliott Street and the workrooms in the Sun Building on Albert Street.

Details

Photographer: Clifton Firth
Model Unknown
Credit: Image courtesy of Sir George Grey Special Collections, 34-CLA-4
Copyright: Photo © unknown. Please read the terms of use before reproducing this item.
Designer: Unknown
Manufacturing location: The Sun Building, Albert Street, Auckland
Garment type: Dress
Label: Classic Gowns
Date: 1941