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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

Use Restrictions

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


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