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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Crêpe Evening Dress with Cowl Back and Jeweled Clip at Waist

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Black crepe evening dress featuring a sleeveless surplice bodice, jeweled clip at the center waist, and a floor-length skirt with fullness in the center of the front and back. Sketch also includes a small view of the back of the dress that shows a cowl neckline.

Inscription

[Right]: Vionnet/Blk crêpe/Cowl/back [Left]: jewelled/clip/c seam

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 15

Identifier

KA0039_V8p15-007

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Madeleine Vionnet. Black Crêpe Evening Dress with Cowl Back and Jeweled Clip at Waist. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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