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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ White Slipper Satin Evening Dress with Black Lace Bodice and Appliquéd Motifs

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Cristobal Balenciaga (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

White slipper satin evening dress with a floor-length full skirt, cerise velvet belt, and black lace bodice with a sweetheart neckline and thin straps. Skirt also features black lace appliqued motifs around the top, and the model shown wears a long net veil. In color.

Inscription

[Right]: Balen/white slipper/satin/cerise velvet/belt/seams [Left]: net [flange?]/Blk lace bodice/lace appliquéd motifs

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 33

Identifier

KA0039_V8p33-009

Use Restrictions

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


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