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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Pink Lace Evening Dress with Cut-Out Motifs

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Coco Chanel (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

Pink lace evening dress with a floor-length full skirt and cut-out motifs outlining the decolletage, crossing over the bodice, covering thin shoulder straps, and forming two rows on the lower half of the skirt with a scalloped effect. Sketch also includes a small view of a matching lace cape with horizontal rows of appliqued motifs.

Inscription

[Right]: Ch/cut out/motifs/outline/decolletage/pink lace/motifs/in scalloped/effect [Left]: cross/here/cape/of lace/appliquéd/motifs

Related Terms

Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 56

Identifier

KA0039_V9p56-006

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Coco Chanel. Pink Lace Evening Dress with Cut-Out Motifs . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Jun 2019.

Use Restrictions

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