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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Light Navy Pleated Wool Dress with Maroon Leather Belt and Round Pouch Bag

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Cristobal Balenciaga (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Long-sleeved light navy wool dress with a stand-up collar, maroon leather belt, knee-length box-pleated skirt, and tucked accents at the yoke, waist, and hips. Sketch (in color) depicts the model holding a maroon leather pouch bag monogrammed with the letter 'B', and appears to be wearing a matching maroon cone hat with a long feather embellishment.

Inscription

[Right]: Balenciaga/lt navy/wool/tucked/yoke/tucked to hip/box-pleat/center/side pleats [Left]: tucked/maroon/leather belt/+ pouch/bag

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 12

Identifier

KA0039_V9p12-001

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Cristobal Balenciaga. Light Navy Pleated Wool Dress with Maroon Leather Belt and Round Pouch Bag. 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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