Herbert Sondheim, Inc
(compiler)Maggy Besançon de Wagner
1935 – 1940
5.5 in (width) x 8.5 in (height)
Black wool dress with a calf-length skirt, crescent shaped rhinestone clip at the neckline, three-quarter length leg-of-mutton sleeves, bands of shirring around the armholes, and a rust colored suede girdle tied at the waist. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a small view of the back of the dress, which shows shirring on the upper bodice and seven gores on the back of the skirt. Model is depicted wearing a matching rust colored beret.
[Right]: Rouff/Blk wool/shirring/darts/rust color/suede girdle
[Left]: JC/crescent/shaped/rhinestone/pin/shirring Back/7/gores/in/back/2" to 4"/at/bottom
Kellen Design Archives
box 4, folder 43
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Black Wool Dress with Rust Colored Suede Girdle .
1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 16 Sep 2019
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