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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Raisin Colored Crepe Dress with Shirred Accents

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Jean Patou (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Calf-length raisin colored crepe dress with a diamond shape on the front bodice formed by thick bands of shirring that expose the wearer's skin at the center. The long-sleeved top also features a section of shirring underneath the waistline. Sketch includes a view of the front of the dress as well as the back of the bodice, which shows a yoke with small buttons.

Inscription

[Right]: Patou/raisin/color/crepe/skin/shirring/Back/yoke [Center]: c/seam [Left]: w.

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 71

Identifier

KA0039_V9p71-005

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jean Patou. Raisin Colored Crepe Dress with Shirred Accents . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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