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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Deep Blue Crepe Evening Dress with Red and Blue Velvet Wrap and Ruby Cabochon Buttons

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

Deep blue crepe evening dress with a belted waist, twisted wrap bodice, and ruby cabochon buttons along the front center. Sketch also includes smaller views of the back of the gown and the gown worn with a red and blue changeable velvet wrap with what appears to be very wide puff sleeves.

Inscription

[Right]: Deep Blue crepe/Ruby cabochon/buttons [Left]: Vionnet/red + blue/changeable velvet/wrap

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 16

Identifier

KA0039_V8p16-008

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Madeleine Vionnet. Deep Blue Crepe Evening Dress with Red and Blue Velvet Wrap and Ruby Cabochon Buttons. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 24 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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