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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Navy and White Polka Dot Crêpe Gown with White Cape

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Madeleine Vionnet (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 7.5 in (height)

Description

Navy and white polka dot crepe dress with a floor-length skirt, white belt, surplice bodice with three white buttons, raglan armholes, and short puffed sleeves with horizontal seams at the center. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a small view of the back of the dress, as well as front and back views of a matching white cape with what appears to be padded and squared shoulders. Model is depicted holding a lit cigarette.

Inscription

[Right]: Vionnet/white belt/+/buttons/cape/padded/squared/dart/white/cape [Left]: raglan/armhole/seam/navy + white/polka dot/crêpe gown/Back dress

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 55

Identifier

KA0039_V9p55-008

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


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