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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Chenille Striped Taffeta Evening Dress with Oversized Bows

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Edward Henry Molyneux (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black and white chenille striped taffeta evening gown featuring a velvet belt, full floor-length skirt, with three over-sized bows on the front bodice and straps, and four over-sized bows on the back of the bodice and straps. Sketch includes views of both the front and back of the dress.

Inscription

[Right]: Mo-/3 bows/in/front/velvet/belt/Blk+white/chenille/striped/taffeta/3 seam/front/+back [Left]: bow/on/strap/4 Bows back

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 4

Identifier

KA0039_V8p04-009

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Edward Henry Molyneux. Chenille Striped Taffeta Evening Dress with Oversized Bows. 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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