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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Navy Wool Women's Suit with Blue and White Striped Blouse

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

Women's navy wool suit featuring a calf-length straight skirt and fitted long-sleeved jacket with a pleated bottom and self-string ties that form small bows down the center of the bodice as well as the sides of each sleeve. Sketch (in partial color) also includes small views of the back of the ensemble, as well as a view of a blue and white striped blouse worn under the jacket with short sleeves, a twisted roll collar, and shirring on the upper half. Model is depicted with a blue beret.

Inscription

[Right]: Alix/pleat side/Back/jacket/twisted/roll/shirred/blue + white/striped/blouse [Left]: self/string ties/Back/skirt/c seam/navy/wool suit

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 53

Identifier

KA0039_V9p53-003

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Alix Grès. Navy Wool Women's Suit with Blue and White Striped Blouse . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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