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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

Use Restrictions

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