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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Navy Wool Women's Suit with White Accents

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Jeanne Lanvin (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Women's navy wool suit featuring a long box coat with white sleeve cuffs, fins on each side of the neck with white facing, and inside tucks on the upper chest that form a large tie at the neck. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a small view of the back of the coat showing a yoke and center seam, as well as a view of the short-sleeved dress that is worn under the coat. The dress features a white top with slits and a calf-length navy skirt with white flaps at the waist.

Inscription

[Right]: Lanvin/navy wool/sit/white cuff/white/top/to/dress/slit/here/white/turn/backs/on/skirt/c seam [Left]: fin/faced/white/inside/tucks/form/tie/yoke +/c seam/back

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 58

Identifier

KA0039_V9p58-005

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jeanne Lanvin. Navy Wool Women's Suit with White Accents . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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