Herbert Sondheim, Inc
5.25 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)
Violet strie satin floor-length evening dress with covered ring embellishments at the stomach and center neckline, which produce the effect of securing a short cape. Sketch (partially colored) also includes a small view of the back of the dress, which shows how the cape-like front forms the back of the bodice. The model is depicted with colorful cuff bracelets and holding a cigarette.
[Right]: Violet strie/satin/covered rings
Kellen Design Archives
box 3, folder 9
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Marcelle Dormoy. Violet Strie Satin Evening Dress with Cape-Like Top and Covered Ring Embellishments .
1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 25 Aug 2019
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