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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Bottle Green Velvet Evening Dress with Printed Persian Lamb Coat

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Maggy Besançon de Wagner (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8 in (width)

Description

Long-sleeved bottle green velvet evening dress with shirring around a low round neckline and at the sides of the bodice. Sketch includes a front view of the dress (in color) in addition to partial views (in black graphite) of the back of the dress, as well as the front and back of a matching coat of printed Persian lamb, featuring a "slight swagger" cut and three coral bead buttons.

Inscription

[Right]: Rouff/Bottle green/velvet gown/shirred/coat/printed/persian/metal/yoke/seam/slight/swagger/front/3 coral/bead/buttons [Left]: Back/shirred/c seam

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 44

Identifier

KA0039_V8p44-007

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Bottle Green Velvet Evening Dress with Printed Persian Lamb Coat . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 21 Sep 2019.

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