Herbert Sondheim, Inc
1935 – 1940
5.5 in (width) x 7.25 in (height)
White taffeta evening dress featuring a sweetheart neckline, floor-length skirt with embroidered birds at the top, and rhinestone straps with two rhinestone birds on the left strap. Sketch (partially colored) also includes a small view of the back of the dress showing a single rhinestone strap that runs down the center of the upper back.
[Right]: Chanel/white taffeta/2 rhinestone/birds/on strap/rhinestone/loose/panel
[Left]: rhinestone straps/emb/bird
Kellen Design Archives
box 3, folder 4
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Coco Chanel. White Taffeta Evening Dress with Rhinestone Bird Embellishments .
1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 21 Jul 2019
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