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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Crêpe Dress with Shirred Ruffles and Multicolored Cords

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Black crepe dress with a calf-length straight skirt, long sleeves, and panels of shirred ruffles on the upper half of each sleeve and the front of the bodice. Each section of shirred ruffles features multicolored fabric cords that pull through the ruffles and tie at the top. Sketch (in color) depicts the model wearing a cone hat and holding a lit cigarette.

Inscription

[Right]: Rochas/shirred/ruffle/Blk crêpe [Left]: JC/colored/fabric cords/pull thru/+ tie/cords

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 55

Identifier

KA0039_V9p55-003

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Marcel Rochas. Black Crêpe Dress with Shirred Ruffles and Multicolored Cords . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Sep 2019.

Use Restrictions

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