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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Black Wool Suit with Pink Moiré Blouse and Bead Buttons

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Coco Chanel (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black wool suit featuring a knee-length flared skirt with hip pockets and a short box coat with four pink bead buttons. Sketch (all in color) includes a view of the full ensemble worn with a short brimmed black hat with a pink band, as well as a partial view of a pink moiré long-sleeved blouse worn under the jacket with bows at the neck and waist.

Inscription

[Right]: Chanel/Blk wool/suit [Left]: pink moiré/blouse/pink bead/buttons

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 31

Identifier

KA0039_V8p31-004

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


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