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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Printed Ciré Evening Dress with Fuchsia Ciré Shoulder Straps

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Jean Patou (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Black printed ciré evening dress featuring a wrapped waist, floor-length skirt with train, and fuchsia ciré shoulder straps with a jeweled clip on the right strap. Sketch also includes a small view of the back of the dress, which shows an open back and stitching around the waist that creates fullness below. Model is depicted with a large cuff bracelet on her left wrist.

Inscription

[Right]: Black Printed/Ciré with fuchsia ciré/shoulder straps [Left]: Patou/clip/stitched/than/released/fullness

Related Terms

Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 22

Identifier

KA0039_V9p22-009

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jean Patou. Black Printed Ciré Evening Dress with Fuchsia Ciré Shoulder Straps . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Jun 2019.

Use Restrictions

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