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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Black Faille Dinner Suit with Blue and Gold Striped Sweater and Tassels

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 in (height)

Description

Black faille dinner suit with a floor-length mermaid skirt, blue and gold striped metallic sweater, and black, blue, and gold tassels hanging from a long-sleeved fitted coat. Sketch (full ensemble in color) includes a smaller view of the ensemble worn without the jacket (in black and white) that shows that the sweater has short sleeves and extends to the hips.

Inscription

[Right]: Blk faille/dinner suit/Blue + gold strip metal/sweater/Blk + blue tassel/gold [Left]: Schiap/long top/sweater

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 25

Identifier

KA0039_V8p25-007

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. Women's Black Faille Dinner Suit with Blue and Gold Striped Sweater and Tassels . 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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