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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Green Velvet Dress with Elbow-Length Split Sleeves

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

Green velvet dress with a belted waist, calf-length skirt, v-neckline featuring a clip at the bottom center, and elbow-length split sleeves that reveal the wearer's arms. Sketch also includes a back view of the dress that shows another clip in the center back and what appears to be skin showing at the lower back. Model wears a beret style hat.

Inscription

[Right]: Dormoy/green/velvet/split/clip [Left]: Back/clip/holds/fullness

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 20

Identifier

KA0039_V8p20-005

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Marcelle Dormoy. Green Velvet Dress with Elbow-Length Split Sleeves . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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