Herbert Sondheim, Inc
1935 – 1940
5.5 in (width) x 8 in (height)
Navy wool dress featuring a knee-length skirt and short-sleeved top with bands of navy braids around the bottom of the skirt and around the armholes, which form loops on the top of the shoulders. A gilet of white and red polka dot fabric is exposed at the neckline of the blue top and in the cuffs of the sleeves. Sketch also includes a small view of a matching bolero jacket with braided bands around the bottom and sleeve cuffs. Sketch (in color) depicts the model wearing a hat that appears to have a short brim in the back and a long brim in the front.
[Right]: Patou/navy wool/dress/+ bolero/inside/cuff/bolero/braid/gilet has collar/of white + red/starched polka/dot
[Left]: braid/around armhole/forms loops on/shoulder/braid
Kellen Design Archives
box 3, folder 20
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jean Patou. Navy Wool Dress and Bolero Jacket with Braided Bands.
1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 21 Jul 2019
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