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Herbert Sondheim 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

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Robert Piguet. Black Shirred Taffeta Women's Ensemble with Chantilly Lace Slip. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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