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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Evening Dress with Sheer Red Bodice and Red and Silver Printed Skirt

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Mainbocher (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Evening dress with a sheer red sleeveless bodice and floor-length red and silver printed skirt with train. The dress also features what appears to be a long solid red sash that crosses and ties in a bow at the front waist. Sketch (in partial color) depicts the front and back of the dress.

Inscription

[Right]: Mainbocher/red sheer/top/sheer/metal/[paint?]/train [Left]: JC/crosses/+/ties in/bow/red + silver/metal

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 43

Identifier

KA0039_V9p43-007

Use Restrictions

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


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