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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Floral Printed Chiffon Suit with Boutonniere

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

Women's floral printed chiffon suit with a calf-length straight skirt and long-sleeved fitted jacket with taffeta lining. The jacket features a belted waist and notched lapel with a floral boutonniere on the proper left side. Sketch also includes a small view of the suit worn without the jacket, which shows a short-sleeved navy chiffon surplice top with navy lace border.

Inscription

[Right]: floral/print chif/suit/notched revers/boutonniere/coat line taffeta/navy/chiffon/top to/dress/surplice/closing/band of/navy/lace on/edge [Left]: Main

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 67

Identifier

KA0039_V9p67-002

Use Restrictions

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


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