Herbert Sondheim, Inc
5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
Women's cream linen suit featuring a calf-length straight skirt and long-sleeved jacket with two sets of red square pockets on the front bodice and a large sealing wax button closure. Sketch (in partial color) also includes additional views, such as a detailed look at the pockets and front and back views of the ensemble worn without the jacket, which show a red linen sash belt and short-sleeved top with a yoke and red zippers on the sleeves, sides, and back.
[Right]: pocket/cream linen/red pockets,/belt on dress/and zippers/red sealing wax/Button
[Left]: Schiaparelli/red zippers/on sleeves + back/side/zipper/red/linen/sash/end/sewn down/and pockets/slashed/in
Kellen Design Archives
box 3, folder 21
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. Women's Cream Linen Suit with Red Accents .
1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 22 Aug 2019
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