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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Printed Taffeta Evening Dress with Black Velvet Trimming

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Jean Patou (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Printed taffeta evening dress featuring black velvet accents on a pointed collar with a bow and a floor-length skirt with a train. Sketch (in color) also includes a back view of the dress, which reveals a plunging v-neckline surrounded by black velvet trimming that ties into a large bow at the waist and extends down the skirt.

Inscription

Patou/Printed Taffeta/Blk velvet Trimming/Back fullness

Location

box 3, folder 6

Identifier

KA0039_V9p06-008

Use Restrictions

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


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