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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Wool Dress with Zipper and Soutache Embellishments

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Elsa Schiaparelli (designer)

Date

circa 1935

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black wool dress with a stand-up collar, belted waist, calf-length skirt, two envelope-shaped waist pockets, and long sleeves featuring zippers and black and white soutache embellishments at each cuff. The dress also features a yoke across the center bodice as well as zippers and black and white soutache braid epaulettes on the shoulders.

Inscription

[Right]: Schiap/Blk wool/Blk +/white/soutache/braid/epaulettes [Left]: zipper/closing/zipper

Source

Ensemble may be found here, as featured in the October 1935 issue of "Les Modes": "Les Modes." Bibliothèque Nationale de France. http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k5722811d.

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 18

Identifier

KA0039_V8p18-001

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. Black Wool Dress with Zipper and Soutache Embellishments. circa 1935. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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