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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Satin Evening Dress with Band of Gold Embroidery

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Mainbocher (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Black satin evening dress with a twisted bodice and band of gold embroidery at the bottom of the floor-length skirt. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a view of the back of the dress, which shows a flounce design on the skirt that is not seen in the front.

Inscription

[Right]: Mainbocher/Blk satin/twists/Back/flounce/in/back [Left]: JC/band of/gold emb

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 26

Identifier

KA0039_V9p26-006

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


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