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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Sari Style Evening Dress with Green Romaine Pattern

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Elsa Schiaparelli (designer)

Date

circa 1935

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 7.5 in (length)

Description

Black sari style evening dress with a green design that is labeled as a "romaine" border. Sketch (in color) depicts the model wearing a matching green head wrap.

Inscription

[Right]: Black bordered/Romaine [Left]: schiap

Source

Photos of a similar dress dress can be found here: "Evening Dress." The Museum at FIT. http://fashionmuseum.fitnyc.edu/view/objects/asitem/People$00406486/8/dynasty-desc?t:state:flow=66e13172-294e-4596-914c-aef24cf4a3b4.

Location

box 2, folder 38

Identifier

KA0039_V8p38-007

Use Restrictions

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


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