Herbert Sondheim, Inc
5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
Evening dress featuring white net over a silver metallic slip and black velvet leaves appliqued throughout the floor-length skirt. (Sketch is shaded using purple graphite, but true colors are indicated in text.) The white net halter piece covers a silver bodice and ties around the neck with a black velvet band that is attached within casing.
[Right]: Vionnet/velvet band/casing-/net/white/net/over/silver/metal/Blk velvet/leaves appliquÃ©d.
Image of a very similar dress may be found here:
"Madeleine Vionnet." The Red List. http://theredlist.com/wiki-2-23-1185-1188-view-epure-profile-madeleine-vionnet-2.html#photo.
Kellen Design Archives
box 1, folder 1
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Madeleine Vionnet. White Net Evening Dress with Black Velvet Leaf AppliquÃ©s.
circa 1938. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 19 Sep 2019
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