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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Jersey Evening Dress with Halter Strap

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.5 in (height)

Description

Black jersey evening dress featuring a halter strap, twisted bodice, and floor-length skirt with a center seam surrounded by fullness. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a small view of the back of the dress and depicts the model wearing bangle bracelets.

Inscription

[Right]: Alix/Blk jersey/twist/halter/strap/Backseam [Left]: JC/c seam/fullness

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 32

Identifier

KA0039_V9p32-005

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Alix Grès. Black Jersey Evening Dress with Halter Strap. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 23 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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