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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Silver Evening Dress with Black Chantilly Lace Overlay and Black Velvet Bow Appliqués

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

circa 1939

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 7.5 in (height)

Description

Silver evening gown with a black Chantilly lace overlay, floor-length full skirt, black velvet ribbon around the neck, and black velvet bows appliquéd throughout.

Inscription

[Right]: Vionnet/Blk/chantilly/lace over/silver metal [Left]: shirred/velvet/blk/velvet/bow-knots

Source

Dress can be found in the Met's online collection here: "Evening Dress: Madeleine Vionnet." The Metropolitan Museum of Art. http://www.metmuseum.org/collection/the-collection-online/search/81494?img=0&imgNo=0&tabName=object-information.

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 7

Identifier

KA0039_V8p07-008

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Madeleine Vionnet. Silver Evening Dress with Black Chantilly Lace Overlay and Black Velvet Bow Appliqués . circa 1939. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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