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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Natural Linen Suit with Wrap Jacket and Silk Polka Dot Top

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Lyolene (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

8 in (width) x 11 in (height)

Description

Natural linen suit with a calf-length wrap skirt, navy leather belt, and wrap jacket with navy lining and navy link buttons. Sketch also includes a partial view of the ensemble worn without the jacket, which shows a long-sleeved silk top with red, yellow, and green polka dot print and a cowl neckline. The ensemble appears to include a matching polka dot ascot that is worn underneath the jacket. Model wears a breton hat with what appears to be a bow.

Inscription

[Right]: Lyolene/Natural linen suit/Navy link buttons/Navy leather belt/" lining to jacket [Left]: Blouse of navy [twill?] silk with satin/sot + red + yellow+ green/polka dot

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 66

Identifier

KA0039_V8p66-003

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Lyolene. Natural Linen Suit with Wrap Jacket and Silk Polka Dot Top . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 08 Dec 2019.

Use Restrictions

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