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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Changeable Velvet Evening Dress with Open Back

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Marcelle Dormoy (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Black changeable velvet evening dress with a floor-length skirt, long sleeves, and a bateau neckline in the front. Sketch also includes a small view of the back of the dress, which shows a plunging v-neckline exposing the wearer's skin with corded accents at the waist. Model is depicted with a lit cigarette.

Inscription

[Right]: Black changeable/Velvet/corded/+/double [Left]: Dormoy

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 21

Identifier

KA0039_V9p21-004

Use Restrictions

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


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