Herbert Sondheim, Inc
1935 – 1940
5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)
Women's black wool suit with a long sleeved bolero jacket and knee-length flared skirt with cut-out applique motifs that are arranged to appear to come out of two rounded hip pockets. The jacket is worn over a black and white printed top with cut-out motifs appliqued around the neckline. Sketch (in color) depicts the model wearing a small brimmed hat. (Although the sketch uses red, yellow, and blue graphite the color the print and appliques, the text indicates that these are incorrect colors.)
[Right]: Chanel/blk + white/print top/wrong */color/Blk wool/bolero suit
[Left]: cut out motifs/appliquÃ©d/around neck/cut-out/motifs appliquÃ©d/coming out of/pockets
Kellen Design Archives
box 4, folder 62
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Coco Chanel. Women's Black Wool Bolero Suit with Printed Top and AppliquÃ©d Motifs .
1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 17 Aug 2019
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