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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Floral Printed Dress with Two Bertha Collars and 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 dress of unknown material with a belted waist, calf-length straight skirt, and sleeveless bodice with two bertha collars that are edged with flower appliques, which also extend down the entire center of the front of the dress. Sketch depicts the model wearing a cartwheel hat and also includes a small view of the back of the bodice that shows the bertha collars extending down to the waistline.

Inscription

[Right]: floral/print dress/2 collars/appliqué/edges [Left]: Chanel/appliq./cf.

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 66

Identifier

KA0039_V9p66-008

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Coco Chanel. Floral Printed Dress with Two Bertha Collars and Flower Appliqués . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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