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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Pale Blue Satin Evening Dress with Multicolor Sweet Pea Embellishments

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Maggy Besançon de Wagner (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Pale blue satin evening dress with a floor-length skirt, thin shoulder straps, and a straight bodice featuring multicolor sweet pea flower embellishments around the top on both sides. Sketch also includes a small view of the back of the dress that shows how fabric that is draped at the side ties at the back waist in a small bow.

Inscription

Rouff/Pale blue satin/multi color/sweet peas/side drape double/skirt - ties in/back bodice

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 13

Identifier

KA0039_V9p13-009

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Pale Blue Satin Evening Dress with Multicolor Sweet Pea Embellishments . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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