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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Ribbed Dress with Back Peplum and Suede Lacing

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Alix Grès (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Long-sleeved dress of black ribbed fabric with a knee-length flared skirt, shirred bodice, and v-neckline. Sketch includes full view of the front of the dress (in color), worn with a red cone hat with bow accent, as well as a partial view of the back of the dress (in black and white) that shows a rear peplum design and suede band with lacing extending from the neckline to just below the belt.

Inscription

[Right]: Alix/Blk ribbed/fabric/shirred from/cut/suede/band/+/lacing/[vent?] [Left]: seam/peplum/back

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 37

Identifier

KA0039_V8p37-002

Use Restrictions

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


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