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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Plaid Taffeta Evening Dress with Ruffles and Bows

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Francevramant (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Side view of a plaid taffeta evening dress featuring a floor-length skirt (with train) and ruffles on the chest and the back of the waist that are connected to small bows. Sketch also includes two rough depictions of the front and back of the dress, which help to show the circular ruffle found on the front bodice. (The color of the plaid is not indicated, but sketch appears to made with bright blue and fuchsia graphite.)

Inscription

[Right]: Francevrament/plaid/taffeta/circular [Left]: shirring/top of/[tails?]

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 60

Identifier

KA0039_V9p60-009

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Francevramant. Plaid Taffeta Evening Dress with Ruffles and Bows . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 13 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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