Herbert Sondheim, Inc
1935 – 1940
5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
Women's black wool suit featuring a two-thirds length jacket with three circles around the waist pocket and under the neckline, which are outlined with cellophane embroidery on the edges and across the pocket slit. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a view of the dress worn under the jacket, which features a cirÃ© satin top, four buttons on the waist, and a long wrap skirt with cellophane embroidery around the edges. Sketch is in black graphite with the exception of a bright pink hat worn by the model (possibly a fedora).
[Right]: mol/cellophane emb/edge/+ around slit/Dress/seam/cirÃ©/satin/top/4 buttons/cellophane/emb/side?/front/of/skirt/
[Left]: seam/Blk wool/suit/2/3 length/jacket
Kellen Design Archives
box 1, folder 5
Herbert Sondheim, Inc. Black Wool Women's Ensemble with Cellophane Details on Jacket.
1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 23 Aug 2019
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