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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ White Satin Faille Evening Dress with Stiffened Collar and Rhinestone Buttons

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Madeleine Vionnet (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

White satin faille evening dress with a floor-length skirt, sleeveless bodice, and large stiffened collar in the shape of a bow. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a small view of the back of the dress that shows a deep keyhole opening and two rhinestone buttons at the center of the neckline. Model is depicted wearing red and green jewelry.

Inscription

[Right]: White satin faille/stiffened [pouf?]/at neck [Left]: Vionnet

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 11

Identifier

KA0039_V9p11-006

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Madeleine Vionnet. White Satin Faille Evening Dress with Stiffened Collar and Rhinestone Buttons . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 15 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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