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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Knee-Length Printed Dress with Button Fastenings in 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 8.5 in (height)

Description

Printed dress with a knee-length flared skirt, elbow-length sleeves, bateau neckline, and shirred sections on the front sides of the bodice that continue onto the back and attach with button fastenings. Color of print is not indicated, but the sketch is made with light blue and pink graphite and also includes a small view of the back of the dress (in black and white) that shows the button fastenings.

Inscription

[Right]: Print dress/button/fastenings in/back [Left]: Schiap

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 25

Identifier

KA0039_V8p25-005

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. Knee-Length Printed Dress with Button Fastenings in Back. 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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