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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's Black Wool Suit with Velvet and Crochet Accents

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Elsa Schiaparelli (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Women's black wool suit featuring a calf-length skirt and fitted jacket with a belted waist, velvet collar, velvet sleeves, and rolls of crocheted black wool around each armhole. Sketch also includes a partial view of the dress worn without the jacket, which shows a velvet panel on the front of the bodice with buttons down the center.

Inscription

Schiap/Blk wool/suit/velvet/sleeves/+/collar/rolls of/blk wool/crocheted/+ cut/velvet/[vestu?]/on/dress

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 72

Identifier

KA0039_V9p72-002

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Elsa Schiaparelli. Women's Black Wool Suit with Velvet and Crochet Accents . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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