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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Crêpe Dress with Shirred Bow and Rhinestone Buttons

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

Black crepe dress with a calf-length skirt, stand-up collar, long sleeves, and a large shirred bow on the left side of the upper chest that is held by a rhinestone clip. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a small view of the back of the dress that shows a center seam and rhinestone buttons that start at the neckline and extend past the hips.

Inscription

[Right]: Mainbocher/shirred/fabric/bow/held by/rhinestone/clip/Back/rhinestone/buttons/c seam [Left]: Blk crêpe/JC

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 39

Identifier

KA0039_V9p39-006

Use Restrictions

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


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