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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Black Wool Evening Ensemble with Mauve Pink Hyacinth Embellishments

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Maggy Besançon de Wagner (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Black wool evening ensemble with a floor-length straight skirt and hip-length jacket with long sleeves and mauve pink hyacinth embellishments around the neckline. Sketch also includes a partial view of the ensemble worn without the jacket, revealing a straight bodice with thin straps and what appears to be additional hyacinths at the center of the chest.

Inscription

[Right]: Blk wool/mauve pink/hyacinths [Left]: Rouff

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 3, folder 3

Identifier

KA0039_V9p03-009

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Women's Black Wool Evening Ensemble with Mauve Pink Hyacinth Embellishments . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 21 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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