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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Navy Wool Ensemble with "Coolie" Coat and Bamboo Buttons

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Edward Henry Molyneux (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

8 in (width) x 11 in (height)

Description

Navy wool dress with a calf-length straight skirt, belted waist, keyhole neckline, hip pocket on the proper right side, and bamboo buttons on the pocket, neckline, and sleeve cuffs. The dress is worn with gold chamois gloves and a gold straw hat, as indicated in the text. Sketch also includes a partial view of the back of the dress, as well as a front view of a matching "coolie" coat with coordinating bamboo buttons that fasten with cloth cords.

Inscription

[Right]: Molyneux/bias back/of dress/seams/seam/Navy wool/Bamboo buttons/Navy leather belt/coolie coat/gold chamois gloves/+ gold straw hat [Center]: buttons fasten/with cloth cords

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 59

Identifier

KA0039_V8p59-002

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Edward Henry Molyneux. Navy Wool Ensemble with "Coolie" Coat and Bamboo Buttons . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Sep 2019.

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