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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Suit with Brown Velveteen Skirt and Electric Blue Wool Jacket

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Elsa Schiaparelli (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Women's suit featuring a calf-length brown velveteen skirt and electric blue wool jacket with brown velveteen on the back of the collar and lining four square pockets found on the chest and waist. Sketch (in color) also includes a small view of a maroon bengaline blouse that is worn under the jacket and which features brown velveteen that is pulled through casing and tied at the neck in a bow. Model is depicted holding a brown purse and wearing brown gloves and a blue cone hat with feather.

Inscription

[Right]: Schiap/velveteen/back/collar/brown velvet/pulls thru/casing/Blouse/maroon/bengaline [Left]: Electric/blue wool/jacket/pocket/lined/with/brown/velveteen/Brown velveteen/skirt

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 55

Identifier

KA0039_V9p55-005

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. Women's Suit with Brown Velveteen Skirt and Electric Blue Wool Jacket . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 14 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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