Herbert Sondheim, Inc
1935 – 1940
5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
Navy and white polka dot print ensemble with a long-sleeved jacket featuring ruching on the edges, which is narrow on the bodice and wide at the bottom of the skirt. Sketch depicts a view of the full ensemble (in color), as well as partial view of the dress without the jacket (in black graphite only) that shows long-sleeves, a bow belt, and ruching around the armholes. Model is depicted wearing a navy cartwheel hat and holding red gloves.
[Right]: Patou/navy + white/polka dot/taffeta ensemb./fabric ruching/dress/ruching
Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Design Archives
box 3, folder 12
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jean Patou. Navy and White Polka Dot Women's Ensemble with Ruched Accents.
1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 26 Jun 2019
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