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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Crêpe Dress with Crossed Yoke and Embroidered Eyelets

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Maggy Besançon de Wagner (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Back view of a black crepe dress featuring a pink suede girdle, full three-quarter length sleeves, three gores on the calf-length skirt, and embroidered eyelets from the top to the bottom of the back center bodice that are laced with crepe ribbon. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a small view of the front of the dress showing a crossed yoke, and depicts the model holding a purse and wearing a brimmed hat with pink feather.

Inscription

[Right]: Rouff/Blk crêpe/emb. eyelets/crêpe/lacings/suede girdle/3/gores in back [Left]: JC/front/crossed/yoke

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 43

Identifier

KA0039_V9p43-001

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Black Crêpe Dress with Crossed Yoke and Embroidered Eyelets . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Sep 2019.

Use Restrictions

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