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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Red Net and Taffeta Evening Dress with Red Flower Corsage

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

Red net and taffeta evening dress with a full floor-length skirt, ruffled bodice, and red flower corsage at the center of the neckline. Sketch (in color) depicts a full view of the front of the gown worn with a matching red net veil and what appears to be floral headpiece.

Inscription

[Right]: Chanel/red net/over taffeta/double/net/net/red taffeta [Left]: red flower/corsage/taffeta

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 36

Identifier

KA0039_V8p36-008

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Coco Chanel. Red Net and Taffeta Evening Dress with Red Flower Corsage . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 15 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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