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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Navy Wool Suit and Cape with Cellophane Braid Trim

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Elsa Schiaparelli (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Women's navy wool suit with a calf-length straight skirt and long-sleeved fitted jacket featuring a roll collar, shiny cellophane braided trim, and pockets at the waist and the sides of the chest. Sketch (in color) also includes a partial view of a matching cape featuring darting at the shoulders and cellophane braid tied at the neck. Model is depicted wearing a matching blue beret.

Inscription

[Right]: Schiap/shiny/cellophane/braid/pocket/pocket/navy wool/suit +/cape [Left]: dart/ties/braid/seam/c back

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 47

Identifier

KA0039_V9p47-006

Use Restrictions

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


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