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Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketchesPrivate commissions (KA0067.03) ➔ One-Sleeved, Polka-Dotted Evening Dress

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Natacha Rambova (designer)
Mildred Orrick (artist)

Date

circa 1930

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

8.25 in (width) x 10.75 in (height)

Description

Polka-dotted evening dress featuring a wrapped bodice, deep v-shaped neckline, one long pagoda sleeve on the proper right arm, and a small bow at the shoulder of the sleeveless arm. The floor-length skirt includes a small train and is partially made with solid fabric. According to the description, this dress was made with gold and rich colored fabric. Fashion designer Natacha Rambova hired Orrick to produce this sketch and many others.

Inscription

use white +/gold [?] - dyed/magenta/purple [?]/Chatillon Mouly et/Roussel

Related Terms

graphite

Location

box 5, folder 12

Identifier

KA0067_000008

Citation

Natacha Rambova; Mildred Orrick. One-Sleeved, Polka-Dotted Evening Dress. circa 1930. Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketches; Private commissions (KA0067.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 25 Apr 2019.

Use Restrictions

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