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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ White Brocade Satin Evening Dress with White Silk Cords

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Marcel Rochas (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)

Description

White brocade satin evening dress with a floor-length skirt, sleeveless bodice with a rounded neckline, shirring on the shoulders, and white silk cords that pull through casing in long ovals on the lower torso and the center of the chest. Cords are released from the casing at the top of the bodice and tied around the neck. Sketch also includes a partial view of the back of the dress.

Inscription

[Right]: Rochas/white brocade/satin/shirred/on/shoulders [Left]: white silk/cord/pulls thru/casing

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 59

Identifier

KA0039_V9p59-009

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Marcel Rochas. White Brocade Satin Evening Dress with White Silk Cords. 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Sep 2019.

Use Restrictions

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