Herbert Sondheim, Inc
5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
Back view of a maroon jersey evening dress with elbow-length sleeves, a short flounce shirred on the back of the floor-length skirt, and a triangular cut-out on the back of the bodice with a bow tied at the neckline. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a smaller view of the front of the dress, which does not include the same details found on the back.
Similar dress was in the exhibition "Madame GrÃ¨s, la couture Ã l'oeuvre" and can be found in the catalog here:
"Madame GrÃ¨s, couture at work." Antimonide. http://www.antimonide.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/madame-gres-designer-women-first-paris.jpg.
Kellen Design Archives
box 3, folder 32
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Alix Grès. Maroon Jersey Evening Dress with Cut-Out Back and Flounce Skirt .
circa 1933. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 23 Oct 2019
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