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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Yellow and Blue Dress with Tiered Skirt and Open back

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Floor-length dress with a tiered skirt, belted waist, and shirred yoke. (Color is not indicated in text, but the sketch is colored yellow with blue around the edges of the tiered skirt.) Sketch includes a view of the front of the dress (in color), worn with a blue headband, as well as a partial view of the back of the dress (in black and white) that reveals an open bodice area that shows the wearer's skin.

Inscription

Schiap

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 42

Identifier

KA0039_V8p42-007

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. Yellow and Blue Dress with Tiered Skirt and Open back. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 23 Sep 2019.

Use Restrictions

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