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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Long-Sleeved Black Crêpe Evening Dress with Gold Bead Braid Details

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Jeanne Paquin (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Black crepe evening dress with a v-neckline, long sleeves, a floor-length slit skirt, and gold bead braid embellishments on the sleeve cuffs on down the center of the front of the dress, which is also surrounded by shirring. Sketch includes a view of the front of the dress (in color) as well as a partial view of the dress from the back (in black and white), which reveals a zipper that extends from the neckline through the top of the skirt.

Inscription

[Right]: Paquin/Blk crêpe/gold bead/braid/shirred/slit [Left]: shirred/zipper

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 43

Identifier

KA0039_V8p43-007

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jeanne Paquin. Long-Sleeved Black Cr̻pe Evening Dress with Gold Bead Braid Details. 1935 Р1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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