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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Set of Five Sketches Depicting Beige and Black Linen Dresses

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

8.5 in (width) x 11 in (height)

Description

Set of five sketches including what appears to be a beige tweed dress with a knee-length flared skirt and red belt, as well as a black linen evening dress with a floor-length flared skirt and buttons across the center bodice. Sketch also includes what appears to be a view of the evening dress worn with a short puff-sleeved jacket and tie collar.

Inscription

Piguet/Beige [tweed?]/red [l belt?]/front flare/Maggy Rouff/blk linen [even?]

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 53

Identifier

KA0039_V8p53-001

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Robert Piguet; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Set of Five Sketches Depicting Beige and Black Linen Dresses . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Sep 2019.

Use Restrictions

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