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Charles Le Maire costume and fashion sketches ➔ Short-Sleeved Green Mermaid Dress

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Charles Le Maire (artist)
Earl Carroll Vanities (commissioner)

Date

1930 – 1936

Work Type

drawings

Measurements

8.5 in (width) x 11 in (height)

Description

Theatrical ensemble designed for a wedding sequence in the Earl Carroll Vanities production of "The Fine and Dandy". The ensemble includes a green mermaid dress with a low v-neckline and short sleeves with frilled cuffs. The dress is worn with an oversized green sunhat, long white gloves, and what appears to be some sort of feather or fur wrap with a long purple ribbon.

Inscription

earl carroll vanities. "The Fine and Dandy" wedding sequence. c. 1930-36

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives

Location

box k_4, folder 5

Identifier

KA0055_k04_f06_12

Citation

Charles Le Maire. Short-Sleeved Green Mermaid Dress. 1930 – 1936. Charles Le Maire costume and fashion sketches. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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