The New School Archives Digital Collections

Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Satin Dress with Bows and Long Shirred Sleeves

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.5 in (height)

Description

Black satin dress with a knee-length flared skirt, small bows on the front of the bodice, and three-quarter length puffed sleeves with a line of shirring at the center of each. Sketch (in partial color) depicts the model wearing a brown cap and holding what appears to be a brown muff.

Inscription

[Right]: Rouff/Blk satin/inserted/bow knots/on back/of waist/+ f./bands of [satin?]/ties in (bow)/sewed on [Left]: JC/top of/sleeve/set in with/shirring/line of/shirring in center

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 32

Identifier

KA0039_V9p32-006

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Black Satin Dress with Bows and Long Shirred Sleeves . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Sep 2019.

Use Restrictions

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


There’s more! What you see on this site is only what is viewable online. Please visit our website to find out more about what’s in the archives.