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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Crêpe Women's Evening Ensemble with Jet Embroidered Jacket

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Marie-Louise Bruyère (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Black crepe evening ensemble with a floor-length skirt and vest embroidered in jet beads. Sketch includes a view of the front of the ensemble (in color) as well as a partial view of the back of the ensemble (in black graphite only) that shows more jet embroidery around the neck and a tied belt. Model appears to be wearing a long black feather hairpiece.

Inscription

[Right]: Bruyere/Blk crêpe/vest front/emb in/jet/jet/belt in/back [Left]: full

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 3, folder 1

Identifier

KA0039_V9p01-006

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Marie-Louise Bruyère. Black Crêpe Women's Evening Ensemble with Jet Embroidered Jacket . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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