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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Hammered Satin Dress with Black Tassels and Balloon Sleeves

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Maggy Besançon de Wagner (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Black hammered satin dress with a calf-length straight skirt, belted waist, elbow-length balloon sleeves, and a set of black tassels at the center neckline that feature red and green tops. Sketch (partially colored) also includes a small view of the back of the dress showing a yoke design with four small buttons extending down from the neckline. Model appears to be smoking a cigarette and wearing a small hat with birdcage veil.

Inscription

[Right]: Black Hammered/satin/Black Tassels/with red + green/tips [Left]: Maggy/Rouff/Sleeve/fullness/[?] back

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 3, folder 6

Identifier

KA0039_V9p06-007

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Black Hammered Satin Dress with Black Tassels and Balloon Sleeves. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Oct 2019.

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