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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Emerald Green Wool Suit with Plaid Blouse

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Coco Chanel (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Women's emerald green wool suit with a calf-length straight skirt and long-sleeved fitted jacket with two chest pockets and two hip pockets. Sketch also includes two small views of the front and back of a short-sleeved plaid blouse worn under the jacket that features buttons along the sides of the front bodice, buttons on the center back of the bodice, and two red carnations worn on the proper left side of the collar. (Sketch is in black graphite, but the plaid colors are indicated as green, red, and white in the text.)

Inscription

[Right]: Ch/2/red/carnations/on/collar/of/blouse/Emerald green/wool/suit/green red +/white plaid/blouse [Left]: Back/blouse

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 52

Identifier

KA0039_V9p52-001

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Coco Chanel. Women's Emerald Green Wool Suit with Plaid Blouse . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 21 Jul 2019.

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