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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Black Velvet Dinner Suit with Black Persian Lamb Trim

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Jeanne Lanvin (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Women's black velvet dinner suit featuring a floor-length skirt and belted jacket with bone buttons and Persian lamb trim on the front, sleeves, and collar. Sketch depicts the model holding a lit cigarette and wearing a green scarf and small hat with a floral embellishment and birdcage veil.

Inscription

[Right]: Blk Velvet/Dinner Suit/Black Persian/Bone Buttons/green scarf [Left]: Lanvin

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 32

Identifier

KA0039_V9p32-009

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jeanne Lanvin. Women's Black Velvet Dinner Suit with Black Persian Lamb Trim. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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