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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Satin Dinner Dress with Lattice Work, Cords, and Shirring

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Jean Patou (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Black satin dinner dress with a floor-length skirt and cape-like short sleeves connected with a jewel clip. The front bodice features lattice work, cords, and shirring that extends past the waist. Sketch also includes a partial view of the back of the dress, which shows marquisette netting covering the entire back bodice.

Inscription

[Right]: Patou/jewelled/clip/marquisette/on/net/back [Left]: lattice work/cords +/shirring/Blk satin dinner

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 19

Identifier

KA0039_V9p19-004

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jean Patou. Black Satin Dinner Dress with Lattice Work, Cords, and Shirring. 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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