Herbert Sondheim, Inc
5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
White crepe floor-length evening dress with a matching bolero jacket featuring long leg-of-mutton sleeves. Ensemble is worn with a gold kid scroll-shaped belt with pearl and jewel embroidery, and appears to have a design on the front of the dress and jacket sleeves made from shallow smocking. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a small view of the back of the dress showing a section of the bottom of the skirt that wraps around the back.
[Left]: Schiaparelli/White crepe/[shallow smocking?]/gold kid scroll/belt embroidered/in pearls + jewels
Kellen Design Archives
box 3, folder 14
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. White Crepe Evening Dress with Bolero Jacket and Embroidered Gold Kid Belt .
1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 14 Oct 2019
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