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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Black Broadcloth Ensemble with Inside Tucks and Vermicelli Motifs

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Maggy Besançon de Wagner (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Women's black broadcloth ensemble with a long-sleeved top featuring a ruffle collar and panel of inside tucks down the front center. The top is worn with a matching calf-length skirt that appears to be entirely covered with inside tucks. The ensemble also features vermicelli designs made from narrow black velvet ribbon on the bottom of the skirt and the sides of the waist. Model appears to be wearing a cone hat.

Inscription

[Right]: Rouff/2 pc/Blk/broadcloth/inside/tucks/vermicelli/design/in/narrow blk/velvet/ribbon [Left]: ruffle

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 71

Identifier

KA0039_V9p71-002

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Women's Black Broadcloth Ensemble with Inside Tucks and Vermicelli Motifs. 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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