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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Set of Four Sketches Depicting Two Women's Ensembles and Two Views of a Puff-Sleeved Dress

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

8.5 in (width) x 11 in (height)

Description

Set of four sketches including a long-sleeved women's ensemble, what appears to be a second ensemble with a flared skirt with pleated panels, and a longer dress with a full skirt, short puff-sleeves, and bodice featuring a bib design. Sketch also includes a back view of the longer dress, which reveals a small bow at the waist.

Inscription

[Right]: Main/Blk/[lingerie?] [Left]: Pink/Bal/[Block?] faille

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 53

Identifier

KA0039_V8p53-002

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Mainbocher; Cristobal Balenciaga. Set of Four Sketches Depicting Two Women's Ensembles and Two Views of a Puff-Sleeved Dress . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 16 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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