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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Crepe Pleated Evening Dress with Slip-On Cape and Diamond Peacock Clip

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Francevramant (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Black crepe pleated evening dress with a two-tiered floor-length skirt, solid girdle, and diamond peacock clip at the center of the chest. Sketch also includes a small view of the back of the dress, as well as a view of the dress worn with a separate slip-on pleated cape and the cape by itself, which features an elastic band around the neck that ties into a bow. Model is depicted wearing jeweled cuff bracelets.

Inscription

[Right]: Black crepe/Pleated evening/dress + cape/large peacock/diamond clip/separate/cape/slips/over/head/elastic in/front/ties in/bow [Left]: Francevrament

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 15

Identifier

KA0039_V9p15-004

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Francevramant. Black Crepe Pleated Evening Dress with Slip-On Cape and Diamond Peacock Clip . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Jul 2019.

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