Herbert Sondheim, Inc
5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
Black and white polka dot taffeta dress with a calf-length straight skirt, long sleeves with seams near the armholes, jeweled buttons on the center of the bodice, and a white taffeta gilet that appears to tie into a large bow at the neck. Sketch also includes a detailed view of the gilet that shows that the ends come down to wrap and tie around the waist. Model wears a breton hat.
[Right]: Vionnet/blk + white/polka/dot/taffeta/white/taffeta/gilet/ties bow/jewelled buttons
[Left]: seam/gilet/ends/twist/with front/pulls/thru/+ tie
Kellen Design Archives
box 1, folder 20
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Madeleine Vionnet. Black and White Polka Dot Taffeta Dress with White Taffeta Gilet and Bow.
1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 18 Aug 2019
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