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Herbert Sondheim, Inc. fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Women's White Moiré and Black Velvet Evening Coat

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

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

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.5 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Women's white moire evening coat featuring a floor-length gored skirt, black velvet wide notched lapel, jeweled buttons, extra wide velvet sleeve cuffs, and a black velvet band around the waist that is connected with jeweled clips at the front. Sketch also includes a small view of the back that shows a crossed design on the bodice.

Inscription

Vionnet/Blk velvet/white moiré/jewelled/bars/+/buttons/gores

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 4, folder 72

Identifier

KA0039_V9p72-009

Use Restrictions

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


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