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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Printed Pink Organdie Evening Dress with Flower Appliqués

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Coco Chanel (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Floral printed pink organdie evening dress with a belted waist, sweetheart neckline, floral applique shoulder straps, and a floor-length gored skirt with floral appliques outlining the hem. Sketch also includes a small view of the back of the bodice that shows that the floral applique shoulder straps create a 'T' formation in the back.

Inscription

[Right]: printed pink/organdie/flowers/appliquéd/at/hem [Left]: Ch/gores

Related Terms

Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 63

Identifier

KA0039_V9p63-009

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Coco Chanel. Printed Pink Organdie Evening Dress with Flower Appliqués. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Jun 2019.

Use Restrictions

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