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Renè Bouchè fashion illustrations ➔ Blue Sheath Dresses

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

René Bouché (artist)
Jane Derby (designer)
Suzanne Augustine (designer)
Mr. John (designer)
Emme (designer)
Vogue (New York) (commissioner)

Date

circa 1957

Work Type

drawings

Measurements

19 in (width) x 25.75 in (height)

Description

This illustration appeared in the February 1, 1957 issue of Vogue on page 181. According to the caption, the figure on the left wears a worsted blue jersey sheath dress with a deep square neckline and split-level skirt designed by Jane Derby, paired with a dotted white felt hat by Emme. The figure on the right wears a wool sheath dress in a similar color with a white linen bib by Suzanne Augustine, paired with a high pipe-turban by Mr. John.

Inscription

Navy blue jersey sheath. Jane Derby. (left). Navy blue wool, white linen bib. Suzanne/Augustine (right) Vogue, Feb 1, 1957

Related Terms

paint
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box OSxxx2, folder 4

Identifier

KA0038_000013

Citation

René Bouché; Jane Derby; Suzanne Augustine; Mr. John; Emme. Blue Sheath Dresses. circa 1957. Renè Bouchè fashion illustrations. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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




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