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Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketchesPrivate commissions (KA0067.03) ➔ Evening Dress with Flesh Colored Top and Copper Skirt

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Natacha Rambova (designer)
Mildred Orrick (artist)

Date

circa 1930

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

8.25 in (target) x 12.75 in (height)

Description

Evening dress featuring a flesh colored sleeveless top with a scoop neckline that is contrasted with a floor-length copper metal cloth skirt with a train. A wide band is wrapped across the hips forming a semi-circle shape on the center front and hidden pockets on the sides of the hips. Fashion designer Natacha Rambova hired Orrick to produce this sketch and many others.

Inscription

Flesh colored/griselidion top -/long flat copper [bands?]/[?] copper metal/cloth skirt -

Related Terms

graphite

Location

box 3, folder 12

Identifier

KA0067_000012

Citation

Natacha Rambova; Mildred Orrick. Evening Dress with Flesh Colored Top and Copper Skirt . circa 1930. Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketches; Private commissions (KA0067.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 23 Apr 2019.

Use Restrictions

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