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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Wool and Stocking Jersey Dress with Black Cloth Coat

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Alix Grès (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black stocking jersey dress with long sleeves, a floor-length skirt with fullness in the front, a yoke with a v-neckline and what appears to be shirring, and a wool bodice piece with buttons down the center. Sketch (in partial color) also includes small views of the back of the dress, as well as a view of a matching black cloth coat with blue lining and what appears to be blue ruffles on the hips. Model is depicted holding a lit cigarette and paper.

Inscription

[Right]: Alix/Black wool/+ stocking/jersey [Left]: Black cloth coat/Blue [?] lining

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 66

Identifier

KA0039_V9p66-009

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Alix Grès. Black Wool and Stocking Jersey Dress with Black Cloth Coat . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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