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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Dusty Pink Crepe Evening Dress with Wine Velvet Cape

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

Dusty pink crepe evening dress with a floor-length skirt and jeweled embellishments across the front center of the bodice. The dress is worn with a floor-length wine colored velvet cape with a border of sable fur on the inside. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a small view of the cape worn closed in addition to a view of the back of the dress worn without the cape, which shows crossed straps and buttons at the back waist.

Inscription

Maggy/Rouff/Dusty Pink crepe/dress - jewel clip/Wine Velvet/cape/sable/border/on/inside

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 23

Identifier

KA0039_V9p23-008

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Dusty Pink Crepe Evening Dress with Wine Velvet Cape . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 21 Aug 2019.

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