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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Slipper Satin Evening Dress with Net Yoke and Leg-of-Mutton Sleeves

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 7.5 in (height)

Description

Black slipper satin evening dress with a net yoke, floor-length flared skirt, wide leg-of-mutton sleeves, and drop shoulders with what appears to be buttons along the top. Sketch also includes a small view of the back of the bodice that shows that the net yoke is present on both sides.

Inscription

[Right]: Mainbocher/huge/puff/tight/sleeve/Back/net [Left]: Blk slipper/satin/J.C./drop/shoulder/blk net/yoke f + b

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 30

Identifier

KA0039_V9p30-009

Use Restrictions

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


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