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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Navy Blue Alpaca Evening Dress with White Pleated Mouselline Neckline and Matching Wrap Coat

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Mainbocher (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

7.75 in (width) x 11.25 in (height)

Description

Navy blue alpaca evening dress with a floor-length straight skirt, corded shoulder straps, some sort of details on the waist, and white pleated mouselline around the neck. Sketch includes a full view of the front of the dress as well as a small view of the back and two partial views of a matching wrap coat with bishop sleeves that ties in a large bow at the waist. Model wears two large bangle bracelets and is smoking a cigarette.

Inscription

Mainbocher/Navy Blue Alpaca/pleated white/mouselline at/neck of dress/corded/shoulder/straps

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 49

Identifier

KA0039_V8p49-002

Use Restrictions

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


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