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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Woman's Black Wool Suit with Plaid Taffeta Blouse

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Marcel Rochas (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

6 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black wool women's suit featuring a calf-length straight skirt, short-sleeved plaid taffeta blouse, and a fitted jacket with two waist pockets and double inlay darting on each shoulder. Sketch (in partial color) includes a small view of the jacket, a small view of the short-sleeved blouse, and a large back view of the full ensemble that shows that the blouse forms a large loop in the center, which is visible below the jacket.

Inscription

[Right]: Rochas/double inlay/dart either/side/pockets/Blk wool/suit/Plaid Taffeta/blouse [Left]: loop of/blouse/shows below/jacket/in/back

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 53

Identifier

KA0039_V9p53-005

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Marcel Rochas. Woman's Black Wool Suit with Plaid Taffeta Blouse . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 16 Sep 2019.

Use Restrictions

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