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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Purple and Green Plaid Wool Suit with Green Blouse

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Elsa Schiaparelli (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Women's purple and green plaid wool suit featuring a knee-length flared skirt and long-sleeved fitted jacket with two purple square waist pockets and a purple lapel set on a second layer of purple. Sketch (in full color) depicts the model wearing a purple brimmed hat and also includes a small view of a short-sleeved green blouse with vertical tucks across the upper chest and sleeve cuffs, as well as a band around the neckline that ties into a bow at the front.

Inscription

[Right]: Schiap/Plaid wool/suit/purple/rever/+/set on/green/blouse/band + bow/tucks/sleeve/set in/back [Left]: purple pockets

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 66

Identifier

KA0039_V9p66-005

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. Women's Purple and Green Plaid Wool Suit with Green Blouse . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 23 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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