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Renè Bouchè fashion illustrations ➔ Coat Dresses

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

René Bouché (artist)
Young Viewpoint (designer)
Vogue (New York) (commissioner)

Date

1951

Work Type

drawings

Measurements

21 in (width) x 26.75 in (height)

Description

This illustration appeared in the September 1, 1951 issue of Vogue on page 211. According to the caption, the ensemble on the left is a wool crêpe coat dress with steel cut buttons and a fan of pleats on the skirt. The dress on the right is in rayon ottoman and features a "wide, crackling" collar, worn with a navy-blue felt hat by Germaine Montabert. Both dresses are by Lafaurie for Young Viewpoint.

Inscription

16. Wool crepe coat dress (left) Rayon ottoman coat dress (right)./Lafaurie for Young Viewpoint. Vogue, September 1, 1951.

Related Terms

ink
Kellen Design Archives
wash

Location

box OSxxx3, folder 4

Identifier

KA0038_000025

Citation

René Bouché; Young Viewpoint. Coat Dresses . 1951. Renè Bouchè fashion illustrations. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 15 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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




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