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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Navy Wool Coat and Skirt with Light Blue Crêpe Shirtwaist

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Coco Chanel (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Calf-length navy wool skirt with a long-sleeved pale blue crepe shirtwaist (blouse) that is worn with navy wool suspenders and features white and blue buttons. The sketch also includes a small view of a matching long navy wool coat with two square pockets and a vent in the back. Model is depicted wearing what appears to be a small "coolie" or conical hat.

Inscription

[Right]: Chanel/Pale blue/crêpe/shirtwaist/navy wool/suspenders/white +/blue buttons/navy wool/coat/+/skirt/stitched [Left]: vent/in/back/of coat

Related Terms

Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 45

Identifier

KA0039_V9p45-006

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Coco Chanel. Women's Navy Wool Coat and Skirt with Light Blue Crêpe Shirtwaist . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Jun 2019.

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