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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Satin and Net Evening Dress with Hooded 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

Black satin evening dress with a sweetheart neckline, thin shoulder straps, and a floor-length skirt with shirred loose panels of black net. The dress is worn with a long black net cape, which features a hood with ruffled edge (as shown in a small separate view).

Inscription

Main/Blk satin/net cape/+/hood/ruffle/on/hood/shirred/panels of/net/loose

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 67

Identifier

KA0039_V9p67-007

Use Restrictions

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


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