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Herbert Sondheim 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

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Coco Chanel. Women's Black Wool Suit with Pink Moir̩ Blouse and Bead Buttons. 1935 Р1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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