Herbert Sondheim, Inc
5.5 in (width) x 7.25 in (height)
Black crepe evening dress with a floor-length skirt and sleeveless bodice featuring metallic fabric set in around the waist, which is tied at the front center. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a small view of the back of the dress that shows draping across the bodice. (The color of the metallic fabric is not indicated, but sketch appears to be made with yellow and red graphite.)
[Right]: Mainbocher/Blk crÃªpe/metal/set in/Back/metal/caught/under
Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Design Archives
box 4, folder 53
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Mainbocher. Black CrÃªpe Evening Dress with Metallic Fabric Accents .
1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 16 Jul 2019
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