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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
( )

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

Use Restrictions

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


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