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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Crepe Full-Length Dress with Shirred Shoulders and Plunging Back

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 7.25 in (height)

Description

Black crepe dress featuring a floor-length skirt, stand-up collar, and short sleeves with shirring. Sketch also includes what appears to be a back view of the dress revealing a very deep cut that exposes the wearer's back and 3/4" stitching from the edge.

Inscription

[Right]: shirring/Blk crepe/dress [Left]: Schiap/stitch/3/4 from edge

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 22

Identifier

KA0039_V8p22-007

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. Black Crepe Full-Length Dress with Shirred Shoulders and Plunging Back . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 15 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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