Herbert Sondheim, Inc
(compiler)Maggy Besançon de Wagner
5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
Calf-length black crepe dress featuring elbow-length balloon sleeves with small ruffles around the armholes and a strip of fabric that wraps around the lower bodice and attaches to the waist with silver hooks before draping down the right side of the skirt. Sketch also includes a small view of the back of the dress showing a string tie at the neck and the model is depicted with a lit cigarette and birdcage veil.
[Right]: Black crepe/silver hooks
Kellen Design Archives
box 3, folder 18
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Black Crepe Dress with Silver Hooks and Elbow-Length Balloon Sleeves.
1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 23 Sep 2019
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