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Herbert Sondheim 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

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jean Patou. Printed Taffeta Evening Dress with Black Velvet Trimming. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 26 Jun 2019.

Use Restrictions

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


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