Herbert Sondheim, Inc
(compiler)Maggy Besançon de Wagner
1935 – 1940
5.25 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)
Evening dress with a floor-length full skirt of maroon net, a maroon satin bodice piece with shirred sides, a sweetheart shaped top, and jeweled clip embellishment, and a maroon net yoke and long sleeves that match the skirt. Sketch includes a view of the front of the dress (in color) as well as a partial view of the back of the dress (in black and white) revealing a slit extending from the neck down the yoke. The model appears to be smoking a cigarette.
[Right]: Rouff/jewelled/clip/shirred from sides/back/slit
[Left]: maroon net/yoke + sleeves/maroon/satin/net
Kellen Design Archives
box 2, folder 44
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Maroon Satin and Net Evening Dress with Jewel Clip.
1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 15 Sep 2019
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