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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Heavy White Piqué Dress with Royal Blue Taffeta Shawl

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Robert Piguet (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

8.5 in (width) x 9.25 in (height)

Description

Heavy white piqué evening dress with a full floor-length skirt and off-the-shoulder bodice trimmed with black velvet and what appears to be a floral embellishment at the center of the neckline. Sketch includes a small view of the dress worn by itself (in black graphite) as well as a larger view of the dress (in partial color) worn with a royal blue taffeta shawl with ruffled edges.

Inscription

Piguet/Heavy white/piqué dress/trimmed with/blue velvet/Royal blue/taffeta [ficher?]/edged with/ruffle

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 73

Identifier

KA0039_V8p73-004

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Robert Piguet. Heavy White Piqu̩ Dress with Royal Blue Taffeta Shawl . 1935 Р1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 06 Dec 2019.

Use Restrictions

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