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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Metallic Green Taffeta Evening Dress with Wide Stitched Belt and Clear Mirror Buttons

Drawing/Painting/Print


Alternate Title

Something Else Something Else ()

Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Jeanne Lanvin (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Metallic green taffeta evening dress with a floor-length skirt and sleeveless bodice featuring four large ruffles and a v-neckline. Dress also includes a wide black stitched belt with clear mirror buttons extending from the center of the neckline to the bottom of the skirt. Sketch (partially colored) includes a small view of the back of the dress in addition to the detailed front view.

Inscription

[Right]: green/metal taffeta/wide stitched/belt + clear/mirror buttons [Left]: Lanvin

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 3, folder 5

Identifier

KA0039_V9p05-006

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jeanne Lanvin. Metallic Green Taffeta Evening Dress with Wide Stitched Belt and Clear Mirror Buttons. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 23 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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