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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Purple Ciré Satin Evening Dress with Purple Suede Sash and Bow

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Elsa Schiaparelli (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Back view of a purple ciré satin evening dress with a floor-length skirt, short sleeves, a purple zipper extending down from the neckline, and a purple suede sash at the waist that ties into a large bow. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a small view of the font of the dress showing seam accents extending down from the waist.

Inscription

[Right]: zipper/Purple ciré satin/Purple suede/sash + bow/Purple zipper [Left]: Schiaparelli/seams

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 23

Identifier

KA0039_V9p23-007

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. Purple Ciré Satin Evening Dress with Purple Suede Sash and Bow . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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