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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Organza Women's Suit with Field Flower Beauvais Embroidery

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

Women's black organza suit featuring a knee-length coat with a solid black collar and flap pockets in addition to colorful field flower beauvais embroidery down the front and on the bottom half of each sleeve. Sketch includes a view of the full suit in color as well as a partial view of the suit worn without the jacket in black graphite only, which shows a black sleeveless top and floral embroidered skirt with a plain black border. Model is depicted with a wide cartwheel hat.

Inscription

[Right]: Patou/Blk organza/suit/solid collar/dress/Blk/top/emb./skirt/uneven/plain/border [Left]: Blk/flap pockets/of black/Field flower/beauvaid/embroidery/solid/border/of organza

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 21

Identifier

KA0039_V9p21-001

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jean Patou. Black Organza Women's Suit with Field Flower Beauvais Embroidery . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Oct 2019.

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