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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Evening Ensemble with Green Plaid Taffeta Top and Black Net Skirt

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Mainbocher (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Evening ensemble featuring a drop-waist (possibly halter) top of green plaid taffeta that is belted at the waist worn with a floor-length full black net skirt. Sketch includes view of the top and skirt (in color) as well as a small view (in black and white) of a wool cape lined in taffeta to be worn with the ensemble.

Inscription

Main/plaid taffeta top/blk net skirt/wool/cape/lined in/taffeta

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 31

Identifier

KA0039_V8p31-009

Use Restrictions

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


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