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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Velvet Evening Dress with White Lace Collar and Melon Sleeves

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Coco Chanel (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black velvet evening dress with a floor-length flared skirt, belted waist, short melon-shaped sleeves, and a white lace bertha collar. The back of the dress is the same as the front (as indicated in text).

Inscription

[Right]: Ch/Blk velvet/melon/shaped/same in back [Left]: white lace/collar

Related Terms

graphite
sketching
Kellen Design Archives

Location

box 3, folder 10

Identifier

KA0039_V9p10-004

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Coco Chanel. Black Velvet Evening Dress with White Lace Collar and Melon Sleeves . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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