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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

Use Restrictions

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


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