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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's White Evening Ensemble with Green Accnets and Matching Jacket with Cape Back

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Madeleine Vionnet (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 7.25 in (height)

Description

Women's white evening ensemble featuring a waist-length jacket with a double collar, four carved green buttons, and a long cape back. Sketch (in partial color) includes a view of the cape back, as well as front and back views of the floor-length dress worn under the jacket. The dress features a green belt, bow tied at the neck, and three matching carved green buttons down the center of the sleeveless bodice.

Inscription

[Right]: Vionnet/white/Back/seam/dress/band/ties/bow/green/belt/seam [Center]: carved/green/buttons [Left]: jacket to/waistline/Back/cape/seam

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 48

Identifier

KA0039_V9p48-008

Use Restrictions

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


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