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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Wool Cape and Dress with White Piqué Accents

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black wool knee-length dress with a black wool cape featuring white piqué band ties. Sketch includes view of the full ensemble (in color), worn with what appears to be a red short-brimmed cone hat, as well as a partial view of the dress worn without the cape revealing draping and a piqué bow at the waist.

Inscription

[Right]: Balen/Blk wool/cape + dress/piqué/bow/draped [Left]: white piqué/band ties

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 1, folder 35

Identifier

KA0039_V8p35-003

Use Restrictions

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


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