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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Wine Colored Crêpe Dress with Velvet Flowers

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Mainbocher (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Wine colored crepe dress with a calf-length skirt, yoke draped to one side, three-quarter length sleeves, and wine colored velvet flowers on the left side of the neckline and on each sleeve cuff. Sketch (in color) depicts the model holding a lit cigarette and wearing gloves and a matching cone hat with birdcage veil.

Inscription

[Right]: Mainbocher/3 flowers/yoke/to one side/drapes/wine color/crêpe [Left]: JC/wine/velvet/flower/on each/sleeve

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 38

Identifier

KA0039_V9p38-003

Use Restrictions

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


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