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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Cloché Taffeta Dress with Chartreuse Coat

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Maggy Besançon de Wagner (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black cloché taffeta dress with a knee-length skirt, stand-up collar, short sleeves, and shirred bands on the bodice, waist, and arms. Sketch (in full color) also includes front and back views of a long chartreuse cloché taffeta coat with black fabric on the reverse sides of the lapel. Model is depicted with a black cartwheel hat with green band.

Inscription

[Right]: Rouff/Blk cloché/taffeta/dress/shirred bands/shirred/seams [Center]: chartreuse/cloché/taffeta/coat [Left]: blk/revers.

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 28

Identifier

KA0039_V9p28-001

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Black Cloché Taffeta Dress with Chartreuse Coat . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 Sep 2019.

Use Restrictions

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