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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Velvet Evening Dress with Flange Collar

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Alix Grès (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Black velvet evening dress featuring a floor-length skirt, short sleeves, and a flange collar on the front neckline. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a view of the back of the dress, which shows that the flange collar changes into a plunging v-neckline that extends down to the waist.

Inscription

[Right]: Alix/flange/Back/c seam/fullness [Left]: Blk/velvet

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 31

Identifier

KA0039_V9p31-008

Use Restrictions

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


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