Herbert Sondheim, Inc
1935 – 1940
5.5 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)
Printed chiffon evening dress with a twisted bodice and floor-length detachable skirt that can be worn as a cape (as indicated in the text). Sketch (in color) also includes a small view of the dress worn without the detachable skirt, which shows a more narrow skirt and shirring on the sides of the waist. Model is depicted with a flower piece in her hair.
[Right]: Lelong/Print chiffon/twists/dress/shirrs/over/hips
[Left]: detachable/skirt/worn as/cape
Kellen Design Archives
box 4, folder 37
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Lucien Lelong. Printed Chiffon Evening Dress with Detachable Skirt .
1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 20 Sep 2019
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