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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Crêpe Evening Dress with Colored Bead and Gold Thread Border

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Mainbocher (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 7.5 in (height)

Description

Black crepe evening dress with a sleeveless bodice, Queen Anne neckline, and floor-length straight skirt worn under a tunic top that is bordered with rows of colored beads and gold thread. In partial color.

Inscription

[Right]: Mainbocher/Blk crêpe/tunic/border of rows of/colored beads/+ gold thread [Left]: JC

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 57

Identifier

KA0039_V9p57-009

Use Restrictions

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


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