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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Blue and Green Evening Dress with Apron Cut Back 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 7.75 in (height)

Description

Partially blue evening dress with a floor-length skirt, scoop neck, and a sleeveless bodice with what appears to be shirring at the front neckline. Sketch also includes a back view of the dress (both views in color) that reveals a deep apron cut bodice, tassels on a shirred cord, and pleated skirt. The back appears to be mostly in green.

Inscription

[Right]: cord/[?]/Blue Front/[?] [?]/[Back?] [Left]: Schiap/shirred/on tassel/cord/apron back

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 26

Identifier

KA0039_V8p26-007

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. Blue and Green Evening Dress with Apron Cut Back and Tassels . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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