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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Tucked Crepe Dress with Gold and Black Tooled Leather Belt

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Edward Henry Molyneux (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.5 in (height)

Description

Black crepe dress with a gold and black tooled leather belt, zipper on the proper right side of the torso, small box pleats at the neckline, and tucking across the bodice, long wide sleeves, and the upper half of the knee-length flared skirt. Sketch (in partial color) depicts the model holding a lit cigarette and wearing a small hat with what appears to be a floral embellishment.

Inscription

[Right]: Molyneux/Black tucked/crepe - tiny/box pleats at/neck [Left]: gold/+/Black Tooled/leather belt/zipper at/side thru belt

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 67

Identifier

KA0039_V9p67-004

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Edward Henry Molyneux. Black Tucked Crepe Dress with Gold and Black Tooled Leather Belt . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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