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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Velvet Evening Dress with Pink Pleated Underskirt and Appliqué Motifs

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Cristobal Balenciaga (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 7.25 in (height)

Description

Black velvet evening dress with a full floor-length skirt, pink pleated underskirt, sweetheart neckline, thin straps, and a velvet appliqué design throughout. Sketch (in color) depicts a model that appears to be smoking a cigarette.

Inscription

[Right]: Balen/Blk velvet/pink/pleated/underskirt/seam/[cb.?] [Left]: velvet/appliqué

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 45

Identifier

KA0039_V8p45-007

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Cristobal Balenciaga. Black Velvet Evening Dress with Pink Pleated Underskirt and Appliqu̩ Motifs . 1935 Р1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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