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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Magenta Chiffon Evening Dress with Orchids at Back Waist

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Jean Patou (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

9 in (width) x 10.25 in (height)

Description

Magenta chiffon evening dress with clusters of shirring on the floor-length skirt and a sleeveless bodice featuring a v-neckline. Sketch also includes a view of the back of the dress showing an arrangement of orchids on the back of the waist, as well as a deep v-neckline.

Inscription

Patou/Magenta chiffon/4 clusters of shirring/on skirt - Orchids/at back of waist

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 2, folder 78

Identifier

KA0039_V8p78-001

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jean Patou. Magenta Chiffon Evening Dress with Orchids at Back Waist . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Oct 2019.

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