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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Crêpe Wrap Dress with Red Suede Belt

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Madeleine Vionnet (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black crepe wrap dress with a red suede belt, calf-length straight skirt (cut on the bias), and long wide sleeves with what appears to be a seam at the center of each. Sketch also includes a small view of the back of the dress showing raglan sleeves, buttons along the center of the back bodice, and an inverted pleat on the bottom of the back skirt.

Inscription

[Right]: Vionnet/Blk crêpe/loose/red/suede/belt [Center]: Bias [Left]: W./K./invert/pleat

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 45

Identifier

KA0039_V9p45-002

Use Restrictions

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


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