Herbert Sondheim, Inc
5.5 in (width) x 8.5 in (height)
Women's black wool suit with a calf-length skirt and long-sleeved fitted jacket featuring maroon velvet accents and four sets of black leather link buttons. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a small view of a maroon blouse worn under the jacket with a shirred yoke, short puff sleeves, and a bow tied at the neck. Model is depicted holding a clutch purse and wearing a matching maroon cone hat.
[Right]: Alix/maroon/velvet/back collar/maroon/velvet/pipings/maroon/blouse/shirred
[Left]: JC./seam/Blk wool/suit/blk leather/link buttons
Kellen Design Archives
box 4, folder 45
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Alix Grès. Women's Black Wool Suit with Maroon Velvet Accents .
1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 19 Aug 2019
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