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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Black Crêpe Tunic Ensemble with Gold Embroidery

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Mainbocher (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Women's black crepe evening ensemble with a floor-length skirt worn under a long tunic featuring bands of gold embroidery in floral motifs around the bottom, waist, and neck, where it ties into a bow at the center. In partial color.

Inscription

[Right]: Mainbocher/Blk/crêpe/band of gold/metal/emb in gold/beads (flower) [Left]: JC

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 33

Identifier

KA0039_V9p33-004

Use Restrictions

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


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