Herbert Sondheim, Inc
1935 – 1940
5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
American beauty (pink) net and satin evening dress featuring a floor-length full skirt with a satin back panel, satin band at the waist, and a bodice featuring draping details on the front chest area and shirring on the back. Satin bands around the armholes form oversized loops on the shoulders and also cover the edge of the bodice's back (as shown in separate sketch showing a back view). In color.
[Right]: Mainbocher/amer. beauty/net + satin/draped/Back/satin/shirred/satin/panel/back
[Left]: Satin band/around arm/forms loop on/shoulder
Kellen Design Archives
box 1, folder 13
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Mainbocher. American Beauty Net and Satin Evening Dress with Large Satin Shoulder Loops .
1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 20 Nov 2019
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