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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Cream Lace Evening Dress with Ruffled Back, Wine Colored Girdle, and Floral Embellishments

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Cream lace evening dress with a floor-length skirt, wine-colored velvet girdle, ruffle on the top bodice, and wine, rose, and yellow floral embellishments on the left waist. Sketch (in color) also includes a smaller view of the back of the dress showing a deep v-neckline and layers of ruffles extending from the top to the bottom of the skirt.

Inscription

[Right]: Cream lace/ruffled back/wine velvet girdle/wine, rose + yellow/flowers [Left]: Patou

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 3, folder 2

Identifier

KA0039_V9p02-007

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jean Patou. Cream Lace Evening Dress with Ruffled Back, Wine Colored Girdle, and Floral Embellishments . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Jul 2019.

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