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Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketchesPrivate commissions (KA0067.03) ➔ Evening Dress with Small Bows and Bands of Stripes or Tucks

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Mildred Orrick (designer)

Date

1937 – 1941

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

8.25 in (width) x 12.75 in (height)

Description

Floor-length evening dress featuring a sleeveless bodice, wide v-shaped neckline, and a very full skirt. The dress is embellished by wide bands of stripes or tucks that border the neckline and armholes, and form a zigzag design along the bottom of the skirt. The peaks of the band are decorated with sets of small bows, which are also found on the shoulders.

Related Terms

charcoal

Location

box 3, folder 10

Identifier

KA0067_000310

Citation

Mildred Orrick. Evening Dress with Small Bows and Bands of Stripes or Tucks . 1937 – 1941. 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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