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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Sheer White Evening Dress with Shirred Neckline

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Madeleine Vionnet (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Sheer white evening dress with a sleeveless bodice, shirring around a corded neckline, and a floor-length skirt with fullness on the center front and a gore on the center back. Sketch also includes a view of the back of the dress, which shows a slit extending from the top to bottom of the back bodice.

Inscription

[Right]: Vionnet/white/sheer/shirred/on/cord/slit/gore [Left]: fullness/c front

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 39

Identifier

KA0039_V9p39-008

Use Restrictions

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


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