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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Blue Crêpe Dress with Keyhole Neckline and Floral Embroidery

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Lucile Paray (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.5 in (height)

Description

Blue crepe dress with a calf-length skirt, slight leg-of-mutton sleeves, and bodice featuring a stand-up collar, keyhole slit, and baguette bead embroidery in floral motifs on each side of the chest. Sketch also includes a partial view of the back of the dress that shows a center seam and zipper extending down from the neckline.

Inscription

[Right]: Paray/Blue crêpe/flower motifs/emb in baguettes/Back/zipper/seam [Left]: slit/skin shows

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 33

Identifier

KA0039_V9p33-002

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Lucile Paray. Blue Crêpe Dress with Keyhole Neckline and Floral Embroidery . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 23 Sep 2019.

Use Restrictions

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