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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Purple Romaine Evening Dress with Shirred Accents

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Marcelle Dormoy (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Purple romaine (fabric) dress with a floor-length straight skirt, shoulder straps twisted at the upper bodice, and what appears to be sections of shirring on the waist, upper bodice, and the full back bodice. Sketch includes a view of the front of the dress as well as a smaller view of the back. Model is depicted wearing cuff and bangle bracelets.

Inscription

Dormoy/Purple Romaine/shirring/Back fullness

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 3, folder 2

Identifier

KA0039_V9p02-009

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Marcelle Dormoy. Purple Romaine Evening Dress with Shirred Accents . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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