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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Short-Sleeved Black Crêpe Dress with Beige Wooden Ring

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Alix Grès (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black crepe dress with a belted waist, calf-length straight skirt, short sleeves, and a split down the front center of the bodice that forms a cowled shape and closes at the neck with a beige wooden ring. Sketch also includes a small view of the back of the dress that shows a center seam on the skirt and blousing on the middle of the bodice that is created by seams. Model is depicted with a small beret or bumper hat.

Inscription

[Right]: Alix/beige/wooden/ring/cowled/seam/underneath/blouses/c seam [Left]: Blk crêpe

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 52

Identifier

KA0039_V9p52-006

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Alix Grès. Short-Sleeved Black Crêpe Dress with Beige Wooden Ring . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 13 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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