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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black and Pale Blue Women's Ensemble with Silver Fox Fur Peplum

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black women's ensemble with a calf-length straight skirt and long-sleeved jacket featuring a silver fox peplum and light blue crepe sash crossed at the waist and tied in the back. Sketch (in color) also includes a partial view of the back of the ensemble worn without the jacket, which shows a short-sleeved blue top with center seam. Model is depicted with what appears to be a small calot or Juliet hat with long feather embellishment.

Inscription

[Right]: Alix/silver fox/peplum/Back/Blue/top/Blk/skirt/c seam [Left]: pale blue/crêpe/sash crosses/sash ties in/back/Blk skirt

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 25

Identifier

KA0039_V9p25-002

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Alix Grès. Black and Pale Blue Women's Ensemble with Silver Fox Fur Peplum . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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