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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Brown Surrah Dress with Multicolor Velvet Belt

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Louise Boulanger (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Brown surrah dress featuring a bodice with a wrapped jacket effect, long leg-of-mutton sleeves, a calf-length skirt with fullness in the front, and a small belt tied and buttoned at the waist. Sketch (in partial color) depicts the model wearing a small hat with birdcage veil, and also includes a small view of the back of the dress that shows red, gold, and green velvet bands across the belt.

Inscription

[Right]: Brown surrah/red, gold +/green velvet/bands in/belt/colored/velvet/bands [Left]: Louise Boulanger

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 67

Identifier

KA0039_V9p67-008

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Louise Boulanger. Brown Surrah Dress with Multicolor Velvet Belt . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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