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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Calf-Length Printed Chiffon Dress with Ruffled Cape

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Mainbocher (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Printed chiffon dress with a day-length (calf-length) skirt and an elbow-length matching cape with two rows of ruffles under the yoke. Sketch also includes a small view of the back of the cape showing a split at the bottom center, as well as partial front and back views of the dress worn without the cape to show a square neckline and ruffle in the front and a soft rolled neckline and ruffle in the back.

Inscription

[Right]: print chiffon/cape/2 ruffles/from/yoke/split at shoulder/day/length/soft/roll/then/ruffle [Left]: Main/cape/split/C B

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 66

Identifier

KA0039_V9p66-007

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


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