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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Daisy Print Suit with Pleated Skirt and Appliques

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Mainbocher (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Daisy print suit with a belted dress featuring a calf-length straight pleated skirt, long sleeves, and daisy appliques on the collar, hip line, and buttons on the front center bodice. Sketch depicts the model wearing a cartwheel hat and also includes a partial view of a pleated jacket that is worn over the dress. (The color of the base of the daisy printed fabric is not indicated, but the sketch appears to be colored with brown graphite.)

Inscription

[Right]: Mainb/soft collar/edged appliqué/flowers/cut-out motifs/on band/down center/front/solid button/holds flower/down/print suit/daisy design/pleated skirt/+ jacket [Left]: pockets/flowered appliquéd/around hipline

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 43

Identifier

KA0039_V9p43-005

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Mainbocher. Women's Daisy Print Suit with Pleated Skirt and Appliques . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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