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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Long-Sleeved Black Wool Dress with Red Velvet Sailor Collar

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Jeanne Lanvin (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Long-sleeved black wool dress featuring a calf-length skirt and velvet sailor collar edged with a thick roll of the same velvet and featuring a cord hanging from the center of the collar. (The color of the collar is not indicated, but the sketch appears to be in red or pink graphite.) Sketch also indicates that the back of the dress is the same as the front and depicts the model wearing a pillbox hat with feather.

Inscription

[Right]: Lanvin/Blk wool/velvet/sailor/collar/edged/with/thick/roll/of/velvet/cord/same back [Left]: JC

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 38

Identifier

KA0039_V9p38-001

Use Restrictions

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


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