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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Net Jersey Evening Dress and Maroon Silk Jersey Yoke

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Alix Grès (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 7.25 in (height)

Description

Black net jersey evening dress with a floor-length skirt and maroon silk jersey draped yoke with a full panel of black fabric caught under the center and extending to the floor. Sketch also includes a partial view of the back of the dress that shows that the maroon fabric extends onto the back to create wide shoulder straps or sleeves and does not form a full yoke on both sides.

Inscription

[Right]: Al/Blk net jersey/blk/yoke/Back/maroon [Left]: contrast color + fabric/tops + [?]/maroon silk/jersey/caught under/very full/c seam

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 12

Identifier

KA0039_V9p12-009

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


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