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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Navy Blue Dress with White Borders and Bows

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Mainbocher (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Navy blue dress with a knee-length flared skirt and thin white borders on three-quarter length sleeve cuffs, waist pockets, chest pockets, and a single pointed collar. Sketch includes a view of the front of the dress (in color) as well as a small view of the back of the dress (in black and white) that shows how the rows of bands that go around the waist tie in the back with four bows. Model wears a white bow in her hair and appears to be smoking a cigarette.

Inscription

[Right]: Mainbocher [Left]: Navy with/white borders

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 40

Identifier

KA0039_V8p40-003

Use Restrictions

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


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