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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Satin Dress with Velvet Bands and Rhinestone Flower Belt

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 8.25 in (height)

Description

Long-sleeved black satin dress featuring two black velvet bands on the upper half of a calf-length flared skirt and a belt of rhinestone flowers set in silver with two large flowers in the front. Sketch (in partial color) depicts the model wearing a slanted beret.

Inscription

[Right]: Mainbocher/Blk satin/2 large ones in front [Left]: JC/belt of/rhinestone flowers/set in silver/metal/bands of/blk/velvet

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 58

Identifier

KA0039_V9p58-003

Use Restrictions

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


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