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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Gold Lamé Evening Dress with Antique Gold Belt and Rust Wool Cape

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Robert Piguet (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Gold lamé evening dress with an embellished antique gold belt, fullness on the lower bodice, long sleeves, and a floor-length skirt with a shirred panel on the front. Sketch also includes a view of a floor-length matching cape in rust colored wool. (Sketch indicates that the dress includes something described as "long tight silver", although it is uncertain where this portion is found.)

Inscription

[Right]: Pig/gold lamé/long tight silver/antique/gold/belt/rust/wool/cape [Left]: fullness/shirred panel

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 40

Identifier

KA0039_V9p40-006

Use Restrictions

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


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