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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

Use Restrictions

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


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