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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Black Lace Dinner Suit with Velvet Accents

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Maggy Besançon de Wagner (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 7.25 in (height)

Description

Women's black lace dinner suit with a floor-length dress and fitted jacket featuring darting at the waist and velvet piping along the edges and the back of the collar. Sketch also includes a small view of the dress worn without the jacket, which shows a sleeveless black velvet bodice, as well as lace and velvet appliques where the bodice meets the skirt (slightly above the waist).

Inscription

[Right]: Rouff/velvet back/collar/velvet pipings/Blk lace/dinner suit/velvet/top/lace/appliqués/with/velvet [Left]: JC/[Bubs.?]/darts

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 46

Identifier

KA0039_V9p46-009

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Women's Black Lace Dinner Suit with Velvet Accents . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 23 Sep 2019.

Use Restrictions

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