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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Broadcloth Women's Suit with Light Beige Applique Motifs and Black Lyons Velvet Blouse

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black broadcloth women's suit with a calf-length straight skirt and box coat featuring light beige applique motifs on the shoulders, sleeves, and waist. The ensemble is worn with a black Lyons velvet blouse and a beret style hat. The letters "MR" written by the sketch may indicate that it's based on a design by Maggy Rouff (Maggie Besançon de Wagner).

Inscription

[Right]: top seam/Black/Broadcloth suit/Light beige applique/motifs. Blk Lyons/velvet blouse [Left]: MR

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 41

Identifier

KA0039_V8p41-003

Use Restrictions

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


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