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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Crepe Dress with Bias-Cut Bodice and Bow at the Chest

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Cristobal Balenciaga (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black crepe dress with a knee-length skirt, belted waist, v-neckline, bias-cut bodice piece, and what appears to be a shirred yoke that extends into elbow-length sleeves with a bow at the center of the chest. Dress appears to be worn with a pillbox hat featuring some sort of embellishment.

Inscription

Balenciaga/Blk crepe/Bias

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 3, folder 2

Identifier

KA0039_V9p02-002

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Cristobal Balenciaga. Black Crepe Dress with Bias-Cut Bodice and Bow at the Chest . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Jun 2019.

Use Restrictions

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