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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Wool Women's Suit with Beauvais Embroidered Skirt

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black wool women's suit with a dress featuring a short-sleeved bodice with white organdie on the center bodice and sleeve cuffs and a calf-length skirt featuring a box pattern with beauvais floral embroidery in every other box. Sketch (mostly in color) also includes a partial view of a matching jacket with loops and buttons featuring ties with floral embroidery at each end. The ensemble is worn with a matching black cartwheel hat and what appears to be white gloves.

Inscription

[Right]: Patou/Blk wool/suit/white/organdie/[vester?]/rever + cuff/jacket/loops/+/buttons/the/ends/have/emb./flower/tips [Left]: strips of/fabric in/boxes/beauvais/emb in/every other box

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 3, folder 2

Identifier

KA0039_V9p02-006

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jean Patou. Black Wool Women's Suit with Beauvais Embroidered Skirt . 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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