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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Brown Crêpe Dress with Shirred Flange Collar and Leather Belt

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Alix Grès (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

6 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Brown crepe dress with a calf-length skirt, leather belt, three-quarter length sleeves, and a small shirred flange collar. Sketch includes a view of the front of the dress in full color and the back in black graphite, which shows a yoke design (not found on front). Model is depicted holding a lit cigarette and wearing matching brown gloves and a dark brown cone hat with short birdcage veil.

Inscription

[Right]: Alix/brown/leather/Back/yoke [Left]: JC/shirred/flange/Brown/crêpe

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 40

Identifier

KA0039_V9p40-001

Use Restrictions

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


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