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Herbert Sondheim 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

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Mainbocher. Navy Blue Alpaca Evening Dress with White Pleated Mouselline Neckline and Matching Wrap Coat. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Jul 2019.

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