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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Purple Wool Dress with Peplum Waist

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Alix Grès (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Purple wool dress with a calf-length straight skirt, belted peplum waist, short sleeves with darting at the shoulders, and inlaid pleats on the upper bodice. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a small view of the back of the bodice showing darting and a seam on the back of the peplum.

Inscription

[Right]: Alix/darts/darts/seam [Left]: inlaid/pleats/released/peplum/purple/wool

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 23

Identifier

KA0039_V9p23-001

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Alix Grès. Purple Wool Dress with Peplum Waist. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 24 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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