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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Dress with White Crochet Collar and Arrow Design

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 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black dress with a knee-length flared skirt, belted waist, elbow-length sleeves, a hand crocheted white collaret, and "white wing" arrow design on the left shoulder. The model appears to be wearing matching white crochet gloves. In color.

Inscription

[Right]: Blk dress/white hand/crochet/collar/white wing/arrow [Left]: Schiap

Source

Image of Schiaparelli wearing a similar crochet collar may be found in the slideshow here: "Biographie." Maison Schiaparelli. http://www.schiaparelli.com/fr/maison_schiaparelli_elsa_schiaparelli.

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 27

Identifier

KA0039_V8p27-002

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. Black Dress with White Crochet Collar and Arrow Design. 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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