Herbert Sondheim, Inc
1935 – 1940
5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
Black velvet full-length evening dress with a gold kid leather openwork girdle at the waist and slits at the sides of the skirt. The sleeves of the dress are made from long wide loops that partially cover the arms and feature shirring at the shoulders. Sketch also includes a back view of the dress showing an open slit across the center of the back bodice.
[Right]: Lanvin/Blk velvet/gold kid/open work/girdle/slit as sides
Kellen Design Archives
box 1, folder 5
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jeanne Lanvin. Black Velvet Evening Dress with Gold Kid Leather Girdle and Side Slits.
1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 22 Jul 2019
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