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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Long-Sleeved Dress of Red Crêpe Over Black Satin

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Red crepe dress with darting on the front bodice, three-quarter length sleeves with shirring on the insides, and a calf-length skirt that reveals black satin underneath the crepe fabric. Sketch (in color) includes a partial view of the back of the bodice that shows darting at the shoulders. Model is depicted holding a small black bag and wearing a cone hat and black gloves.

Inscription

[Right]: Rouff/darts/released/red crêpe/over blk/satin/darts/Back [Left]: shirred/inside/arm

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 30

Identifier

KA0039_V9p30-003

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Long-Sleeved Dress of Red Crêpe Over Black Satin . 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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