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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Wine Velvet Evening Dress with Sable Fur Trim and Detachable Bib

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Maggy Besançon de Wagner (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Wine velvet evening dress with a floor-length flared skirt, wide bell sleeves trimmed with sable fur, and a detachable bib featuring a turtle neckline and additional sable fur trim. Sketch (in partial color) also includes two small views of the back of the ensemble as well as a small view of the dress worn without the bib that shows a Queen Anne neckline with jewel clip.

Inscription

[Right]: Wine velvet/sable fur/separate bib/jewel clip [Left]: Maggy Rouff

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 22

Identifier

KA0039_V9p22-005

Use Restrictions

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


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