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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Shirred Metallic Evening Dress with Gold and Silver Paillette Bands

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Metallic evening dress with a floor-length column skirt, sleeveless bodice, and shirring across the bodice and at the top of the skirt. The dress also features bands of cone-shaped gold and silver paillettes that are located around the neckline and at the waist.

Inscription

[Right]: Lanvin/metal/girdle +/band around/neck/[of?] gold +/silver paillettes/cone shaped/slit [Left]: shirred/shirred

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 44

Identifier

KA0039_V8p44-008

Use Restrictions

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


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