Herbert Sondheim, Inc
1935 – 1940
5.5 in (width) x 7.25 in (height)
Pale blue crepe evening dress featuring a floor-length straight skirt, sleeveless pleated bodice with a slit on the front, and bands of gold metal embroidery and blue paillettes around the neckline and waist. Sketch includes a view of the front in color as well as a view of the back in black graphite that shows that there is also a slit on the back of the bodice.
[Right]: Mainbocher/Pale blue/crÃªpe/pleated/slit
[Left]: JC/bands of/gold metal/emb in/blue paillettes
Kellen Design Archives
box 3, folder 27
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