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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Dotted Metallic Taffeta Coat with Crystal Buttons

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Women's metallic dotted (green on antique gold) taffeta coat with a calf-length skirt, stand-up collar, elbow-length leg-of-mutton sleeves, and three crystal buttons on the front bodice. Coat features a cord belt tied at the waist and cord accents near the shoulders. Sketch also includes a small view of the back of the coat and depicts the model wearing a small hat with veil.

Inscription

Alix/Dotted Metallic/Taffeta/Green Dot on/Antique gold/green + crystal/buttons/cord belt + sleeve top

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 15

Identifier

KA0039_V9p15-006

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Alix Grès. Women's Dotted Metallic Taffeta Coat with Crystal Buttons . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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