Herbert Sondheim, Inc
1935 – 1940
5.5 in (width) x 8 in (height)
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.
[Right]: Blk faille/dinner suit/Blue + gold strip metal/sweater/Blk + blue tassel/gold
[Left]: Schiap/long top/sweater
Kellen Design Archives
box 1, folder 25
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
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