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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Satin Long-Sleeved Dinner Dress with Cut-Out Back and Large Stone Necklace

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Mainbocher (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

8.25 in (width) x 10.25 in (height)

Description

Black satin long-sleeved dinner dress with floor-length straight skirt and large stone necklace. Sketch also includes a partial view of the back of the dress showing a cut-out design that exposes the wearer's skin with flaps of fabric hanging over each shoulder. In partial color.

Inscription

Mainbocher/Blk satin long sleeved dinner/cut out back - large/stone necklace

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 70

Identifier

KA0039_V8p70-003

Use Restrictions

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


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