Herbert Sondheim, Inc
1935 – 1940
5.5 in (width) x 8 in (height)
Short-sleeved back crepe dress with a calf-length straight skirt, angular sleeves, two black suede star buttons at the neckline, and sections of shirring between cords on the top bodice and below the waist. Sketch includes view of the front of the dress worn with what appears to be a short-brimmed hat with a veil, as well as a partial view of the back of the dress with additional cords and bands of shirring throughout most of the bodice.
[Right]: Lelong/2 star/blk buttons/(suede)/shirred/shirred/from/cord
[Left]: cords/shirred/between/skin/Blk crÃªpe
Kellen Design Archives
box 2, folder 38
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Lucien Lelong. Short-Sleeved Black CrÃªpe Dress with Cords and Shirred Accents.
1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 15 Sep 2019
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