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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Pink Ombre Net Evening Dress with Ruffled Bands

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

Ombre (pink to red) net evening dress with a floor-length full skirt and bodice with ruffle trim and halter style straps. Sketch (in full color) includes a view of the front of the dress worn with a long sheer pink veil, in addition to a partial view of the back of the dress that shows a shirred chous embellishment where the straps connect to the bodice.

Inscription

[Right]: Chanel/ruffles/pink/shirred/chous/loose [Left]: ombre net/Pink shading/into red

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 33

Identifier

KA0039_V8p33-007

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Coco Chanel. Pink Ombre Net Evening Dress with Ruffled Bands. 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 Jun 2019.

Use Restrictions

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