Herbert Sondheim, Inc
1935 – 1940
5.25 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)
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.
[Right]: Paquin/Blk crÃªpe/gold bead/braid/shirred/slit
Kellen Design Archives
box 2, folder 43
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jeanne Paquin. Long-Sleeved Black CrÃªpe Evening Dress with Gold Bead Braid Details.
1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 22 Oct 2019
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