The New School Archives Digital Collections

Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Dress and Purple Box Coat with Green Velvet Collar

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Purple box coat with a green velvet collar, two waist pockets, and a long slot seam starting at the neck that forms three buttonholes. Sketch (in color) also includes a smaller view of the straight black dress worn without the coat, which shows short sleeves and tucks at the neck.

Inscription

[Right]: green velvet/collar/Purple Box/coat/green velvet/collar/Blk straight/dress [Left]: long slot seam/forms buttonholes/Tucks at/neck

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 21

Identifier

KA0039_V8p21-003

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. Black Dress and Purple Box Coat with Green Velvet Collar . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


There’s more! What you see on this site is only what is viewable online. Please visit our website to find out more about what’s in the archives.