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Renè Bouchè fashion illustrations ➔ Strapless Blue Evening Dress with Mermaid Skirt

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

René Bouché (artist)
Vogue (New York) (commissioner)
Berthe Stern Simmons (designer)

Date

1951

Work Type

drawings

Measurements

19 in (width) x 24.5 in (height)

Description

Strapless blue evening dress featuring a white stripe across the chest, a black bow under the front hips, and a flounced mermaid skirt with train. This illustration appears to be an alternate version of one that appeared in the September 15, 1951 issue of Vogue on page 158.

Inscription

RRBouché;L + T Windows, 12, Sep 15/51

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
paint

Location

box OSxxx2, folder 2

Identifier

KA0038_000005

Citation

René Bouché; Berthe Stern Simmons. Strapless Blue Evening Dress with Mermaid Skirt . 1951. Renè Bouchè fashion illustrations. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 




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