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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Crepe Evening Dress with Printed Stripes and Bodice

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Robert Piguet (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Crepe evening dress with a floor-length skirt featuring wide horizontal stripes of colorful print and a bodice (featuring a sweetheart neckline and thin shoulder straps) that is covered with the same print extending down to the top of the hips. Sketch includes a view of the front of the dress (in color), as well as a small view of the back of the dress (in black graphite only) that shows two short sections of pleats at the bottom of the skirt.

Inscription

[Right]: Pi/top all print/to top of hips/Back/pleats [Left]: striped print/crepe

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 3, folder 5

Identifier

KA0039_V9p05-004

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


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