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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Crinkled Navy and Red Polka Dotted Evening Dress with Matching Caped Coat

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Mainbocher (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Crinkled navy and red polka dotted evening dress and matching coat featuring an attached hood and elbow-length cape. Sketch also includes a small view of the sheer evening dress worn without the coat, which shows a surplice bodice, thin shoulder straps, and a fitted skirt that becomes vey full below the knee.

Inscription

[Right]: navy + red/polka dot/taffeta/coat/cape +/hood/in/one/crinkled/navy/+ red/polka dot/dress (sheer) [Left]: Main

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 72

Identifier

KA0039_V9p72-008

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


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