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James Galanos sketches for Jimi Originals ➔ Reversible Plaid Halter Top with Solid Pencil Skirt

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

James Galanos (designer)
Jimi Originals (designer)

Date

circa 1950

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

8.5 in (width) x 11 in (height)

Description

Women's ensemble featuring a calf-length solid pencil skirt and what appears to be a reversible (plaid and solid) halter top with a low v-neckline and buttons down the center front. The smaller sketch on the right shows the blouse worn as a halter top while the ensemble on the left shows the halter top worn with the straps folded down to create a dramatic sweetheart neckline.

Subject Headings

Fashion design [info:lc/authorities/subjects/sh2003012057]
Women's clothing [info:lc/authorities/subjects/sh2003012017]

Related Terms

fashion designers
graphite
Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Design Archives

Location

box k_3, folder 7

Identifier

KA0066_k03_f07_08

Citation

James Galanos; Jimi Originals. Reversible Plaid Halter Top with Solid Pencil Skirt. circa 1950. James Galanos sketches for Jimi Originals. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 13 Dec 2018.

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