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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Orange and Brown Evening Dress with Wrapped Bodice

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Madeleine Vionnet (designer)

Date

1935 – 1940

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Evening dress of unknown material featuring a floor-length brown skirt and sleeveless wrapped orange bodice with casing around both armholes. Sketch (in color) also includes a smaller view of the back of the bodice to show how it wraps around the upper torso before tying at the proper left waist with ends that extend down the skirt.

Inscription

[Right]: Vionnet/casing/orange top/Brown skirt [Left]: Back/ties/front

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 71

Identifier

KA0039_V9p71-007

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Madeleine Vionnet. Orange and Brown Evening Dress with Wrapped Bodice . 1935 – 1940. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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