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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Ankle-Length Brown Velvet Dress with Fox Fur Border

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related person/organization

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Brown velvet dress with a v-neckline, drop shoulders, two velvet hooks and eyes at the proper left hip, and an ankle-length skirt with fox fur border. Sketch includes a view of the front of the dress in color, as well as a partial view of the back in black graphite only. Model is depicted wearing matching brown shoes.

Inscription

[Right]: Molyneux/Brown velvet/ankle/length/2 velvet/hooks + eye/Back/fox border [Left]: drop/shoulder/seam at/waist

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 46

Identifier

KA0039_V9p46-006

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc. Ankle-Length Brown Velvet Dress with Fox Fur Border . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Nov 2019.

Use Restrictions

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