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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Taffeta Evening Dress with Pink Rose Embellishements and Layers of Black Net

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Lucien Lelong (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

7.25 in (width) x 10.75 in (height)

Description

Black taffeta evening dress with thin straps, pink rose embellishments, and a black taffeta border at the bottom of the floor-length skirt. Sketch also includes a view of the back of the dress, which reveals what appears to be additional taffeta borders cascading down the back of the skirt and a ruffle accent at the waist. Partially colored.

Inscription

Lelong/Black Taffeta/Bordered with/layers of Blk net/Pink roses

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 68

Identifier

KA0039_V8p68-002

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Lucien Lelong. Black Taffeta Evening Dress with Pink Rose Embellishements and Layers of Black Net. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 Sep 2019.

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