Herbert Sondheim, Inc
5.5 in (width) x 7.5 in (height)
Black lace evening dress over a white satin slip featuring a floor-length skirt, short puff sleeves, cut-outs exposing the wearer's skin at the shoulders, and bands of emerald green velvet ribbon around the waist, sleeve cuffs, and neckline, with a bow tied at the front center. In partial color.
[Right]: Vionnet/skin [?]/Blk lace/over/white satin/slip/ties in back/seamings
[Left]: bands of/emerald green velvet/ribbon/cartridges/fronts
Image of a similar dress may be found here:
"Hostess Gown." KCI Digital Archives. http://www.kci.or.jp/archives/digital_archives/detail_238_e.html.
Kellen Design Archives
box 3, folder 34
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Madeleine Vionnet. Black Lace and White Satin Evening Dress with Emerald Green Accents .
circa 1939. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 19 Oct 2019
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