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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Purple Jersey Dress with Side Pleated Skirt and Draped Bodice

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Alix Grès (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.5 in (height)

Description

Purple jersey dress featuring a calf-length skirt with slide pleats, belted waist, short sleeves, and bodice with draped design. Sketch includes a front view of ensemble (in color), worn with matching cartwheel hat and gloves, as well as a back view of the dress (in black graphite) revealing a bow at the neck.

Inscription

[Right]: Alix/Purple jersey/draped/Back [Left]: draped/side pleat/inlaid toward/front/released

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 9

Identifier

KA0039_V8p09-004

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Alix Grès. Purple Jersey Dress with Side Pleated Skirt and Draped Bodice. 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 21 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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