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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Shirred Taffeta Women's Ensemble with Chantilly Lace Slip

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Robert Piguet (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black shirred (cloché) taffeta women's ensemble with short cuffed sleeves, rhinestone links at the waist, and a black Chantilly lace slip that is exposed at the chest and bottom of the calf-length cuffed skirt that splits open in the front center. Sketch also includes views of an ascot scarf and what appears to be a matching cape with unpressed box pleats.

Inscription

[Right]: end pulls thru forms ascot/slit Pi/Blk/shirred (cloché)/taffeta/lace slip/unpressed/box pleat/shirred/very/short/lace/slip [Left]: pulls thru/here/slit under/collar/rhinestone/links/w./Blk/chantilly lace/slip/cuff/shorter/length/linnen/suit

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 70

Identifier

KA0039_V9p70-009

Use Restrictions

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


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