Herbert Sondheim, Inc
1935 – 1940
5.5 in (width) x 7.25 in (height)
Royal blue crepe evening dress with a floor-length skirt, v-neckline, sleeveless bodice with drop shoulders, and strips held by a clip that are braided vertically down the front of the bodice. Sketch includes a view of the front of the dress in color, as well as a view of the back in black graphite that shows a cowl neckline (back only).
[Right]: Mainbocher/royal blue/crÃªpe/Back/cowl/seam
[Left]: braided/strips/held by clip
Kellen Design Archives
box 4, folder 60
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Mainbocher. Royal Blue CrÃªpe Evening Dress with Braided Strips .
1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 17 Oct 2019
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