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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

Use Restrictions

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


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