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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Long-Sleeved Black Silk Jersey Dress with Twisted Scoop Neckline

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Marcelle Dormoy (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black silk jersey dress with a calf-length straight skirt, belted waist, slight leg-of-mutton sleeves, gores to the armholes, and a scoop neckline featuring a fabric twist "like Alix" (presumably meaning Alix Grès). Sketch also includes a small view of the back of the dress showing a center seam running from the neck to waist.

Inscription

[Right]: Dormoy/Blk/silk/jersey/like Alix [Left]: gores to/armhole back/seam/back/waist

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 18

Identifier

KA0039_V8p18-006

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Marcelle Dormoy. Long-Sleeved Black Silk Jersey Dress with Twisted Scoop Neckline . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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