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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Ivory Satin Evening Dress with Bands of Puffing

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Robert Piguet (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 7 in (height)

Description

Ivory satin evening dress with a floor-length skirt, center seam, shirring at the center of the bodice, and bands of puffing on the lower skirt and bodice, where they are used to form a halter strap. Sketch includes a view of the front of the dress in full color in addition to a small view of the back in black graphite. (The front of the dress is colored with yellow graphite, although the color is indicated as ivory in the text.)

Inscription

[Right]: Piguet/ivory satin/puffing/forms/halter/Back/c seam/puffing [Left]: shirred

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 35

Identifier

KA0039_V9p35-009

Use Restrictions

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


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