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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Crêpe Evening Dress with Ruffled Shoulders

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Elsa Schiaparelli (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 7.5 in (height)

Description

Black crepe evening dress with a v-neckline, shirring on the chest, a floor-length skirt with center seam, and short sleeves with a band of ruffles and darting around each shoulder. Sketch (in partial color) also includes a small view of the back of the dress that shows more looseness in the skirt.

Inscription

[Right]: Schiaparelli/Blk/crêpe [Left]: ruffle/darts/darts/loose

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 58

Identifier

KA0039_V9p58-008

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. Black Crêpe Evening Dress with Ruffled Shoulders . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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