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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

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Wine Velvet Evening Dress with Sable Fur Trim and Detachable Bib. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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