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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Set of Three Sketches Depicting a Black Evening Dress, Navy Crepe Dress, and Blue Coat with Painted Flower Buttons

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Mainbocher (designer)
Robert Piguet (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

8.5 in (width) x 11 in (height)

Description

Set of three sketches. Clockwise from top left: what appears to be a black evening dress with a long flared skirt, sweetheart neckline, and long black net puff-sleeves; a blue coat with black painted flower buttons; a navy crepe dress with long sleeves, a zig-zag design at the bodice, and what appears to be pleating throughout.

Inscription

[Right]: Main/Blue coat/[blk?] painted/flower Buttons/Pig/navy crepe [Center]: Main/[blk?] [?]/+ [top tie?]/Blk net

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 53

Identifier

KA0039_V8p53-003

Use Restrictions

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


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