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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Crêpe Dress with Silver Nailhead Floral Embroidery

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Long-sleeved black crepe dress featuring a calf-length skirt with a panel of pleating on the front center and floral motifs embroidered in silver nailheads (two sizes) on the top of each long sleeve and on the ends of a scarf tied at the neck. Model is depicted wearing a short veil.

Inscription

[Right]: Lanvin/Blk crêpe/floral/motifs/emb in/silver/nailheads/2 sizes)/pleats [Left]: JC/emb. on/scarf/end

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 59

Identifier

KA0039_V9p59-001

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jeanne Lanvin. Black Crêpe Dress with Silver Nailhead Floral Embroidery . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 16 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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