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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Velvet Evening Dress with Lacings and Metal Eyelets

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Edward Henry Molyneux (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Black velvet evening dress featuring a square neckline, thick shoulder straps (one appearing to be split), a floor-length skirt with seams to provide slight fullness in the front, and both shirring and velvet lacings (through metal eyelets) down each side of the middle torso. Sketch also includes a small view of the back showing additional skirt seams.

Inscription

[Right]: Mo/Blk/velvet/velvet/lacings/metal/eyelets/seams [Left]: shirred/seams/slight/fullness

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 50

Identifier

KA0039_V9p50-009

Use Restrictions

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


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