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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Black Wool Suit with Silver Fox Fur Fastener

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Madeleine Vionnet (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Women's black wool suit with a knee-length skirt and long-sleeved jacket featuring two silver fox fur balls fastening the jacket at the neck. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a small view of the ensemble worn without the jacket, which shows a long-sleeved white satin top and a slot seam on the front center of the skirt. Model is depicted with a cartwheel hat tied under the neck.

Inscription

[Right]: Vionnet/white/satin/top/slot/seam [Left]: Blk wool/suit/silver fox/balls fasten/jacket

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 20

Identifier

KA0039_V9p20-001

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


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