Herbert Sondheim, Inc
1935 – 1940
5.25 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)
Maroon crepe evening dress with a floor-length skirt, short sleeves ("turned up"), and two large flower embellishments on the left shoulder over a twisted and draped detail on the bodice. Sketch includes a view of the front of the dress in color as well as a partial view of the back of the dress in black graphite that shows that the square neckline in the front changes into a plunging v-neckline in the back.
[Right]: Mainbocher/maroon/crÃªpe/2 huge/flowers
[Left]: JC/turned/up/twists/+ drape
Kellen Design Archives
box 3, folder 31
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