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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Chiffon Evening Dress with Shirred Bodice and Bishop Sleeves

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Alix Grès (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black chiffon evening dress with a silver plaque belt, floor-length flared skirt, bodice with shirring that extends below the belt, and long bishop sleeves featuring what appears to be shirred cuffs with small bows. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a small view of the back of the bodice, which appears to match the front.

Inscription

[Right]: Alix/Blk chiffon/shirred/Back [Left]: JC/silver/plaque

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 35

Identifier

KA0039_V9p35-004

Use Restrictions

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


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