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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Crêpe Women's Ensemble with White Lace Accents

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Mainbocher (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.5 in (height)

Description

Two-piece black crepe ensemble with a knee-length skirt and long-sleeved top featuring white lace around the neckline and poking out from one of two slit chest pockets. Sketch (partially colored) depicts the model wearing a pink cartwheel hat and also includes a small view of the back of the ensemble, which shows a lace bow at the waist.

Inscription

[Right]: Mainbocher/2 pc blk/crêpe/white/lace [Left]: Back/lace/bow

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 3, folder 6

Identifier

KA0039_V9p06-003

Use Restrictions

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


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