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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Royal Blue Crepe Dress with Gold Hooks and Shirred Sides

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Madeleine Vionnet (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Royal blue crepe dress featuring a belted waist, flared knee-length skirt with center seam, long bishop sleeves, and a fitted bodice with shirring on the sides and front center along with metal shoe hooks that are laced over with what appears to be yellow cords. Sketch (in color) depicts the model wearing a matching royal blue pillbox hat with bow.

Inscription

Vionnet/royal blue/crepe/gold metal/shoe hooks/cord/laces over/shirred cf/+sides/seam

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 1

Identifier

KA0039_V8p01-001

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Madeleine Vionnet. Royal Blue Crepe Dress with Gold Hooks and Shirred Sides. 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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