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Herbert Sondheim 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

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. Women's Navy Wool Suit and Cape with Cellophane Braid Trim. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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