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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black and Orange Café Dress with Loops of Silver Fox Fur

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Jeanne Lanvin (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

7.5 in (width) x 10.25 in (height)

Description

Two-toned "Café" dress in a heavy black sheer fabric with an orange colored back. The dress features a floor-length straight skirt, two fabric loops hanging from each shoulder, and a crisscross back design that exposes the wearer's skin. Sketch includes front and back views of the dress, as well as front and back views of a silver fox fur looped shawl.

Inscription

[Right]: Lanvin [Left/Center]: Café dress in/heavy Black sheer- orange back/loops of/silver fox

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 69

Identifier

KA0039_V8p69-003

Use Restrictions

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


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