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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Light Navy Net Evening Dress with Silver Paillette Star Motifs

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Coco Chanel (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Light navy net evening dress with a sleeveless draped bodice and full floor-length skirt covered in star motifs that are outlined with silver paillettes. Sketch includes a view of the front of the dress (in color) as well as additional views (in black graphite) of the back of the bodice and a detail of one of the star motifs.

Inscription

Chanel/lt navy/net/draped/silver paillettes/outline star/motifs

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 3, folder 1

Identifier

KA0039_V9p01-009

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Coco Chanel. Light Navy Net Evening Dress with Silver Paillette Star Motifs . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 16 Jun 2019.

Use Restrictions

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