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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Taffeta Off-Shoulder Evening Dress with Red Velvet Ribbon

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black taffeta off-the-shoulder evening gown featuring short puff sleeves and red velvet ribbon straps around the neck and a red velvet sash around the waist. Sketch includes a small view of the back of the dress showing a crisscross design made from the red velvet straps.

Inscription

Vionnet/Blk/taffeta/puffing/red/velvet/ribbon/straps/+/sash

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 5

Identifier

KA0039_V8p05-009

Citation

Madeleine Vionnet; Herbert Sondheim, Inc. Black Taffeta Off-Shoulder Evening Dress with Red Velvet Ribbon. 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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