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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Velvet Evening Dress with Violet Velvet Chou and Opera Gloves

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Edward Henry Molyneux (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Black velvet evening dress with a sweetheart neckline, thin straps, and a center seam with shirring from top to bottom. Sketch includes view of the front of the dress, worn with violet velvet opera gloves with black cuffs, as well as a partial view of the back of the dress revealing a violet velvet chou at the waist.

Inscription

[Right]: Moly/Blk velvet/violet/velvet/gloves/blk cuffs [Left]: violet/velvet/chou

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 37

Identifier

KA0039_V8p37-009

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Edward Henry Molyneux. Black Velvet Evening Dress with Violet Velvet Chou and Opera Gloves. 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 Nov 2019.

Use Restrictions

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