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Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketchesPrivate commissions (KA0067.03) ➔ Box-Pleated Evening Dress with Belted Waist

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Natacha Rambova (designer)
Mildred Orrick (artist)

Date

circa 1930

Work Type

sketches

Measurements

8.25 in (width) x 10.75 in (height)

Description

Sleeveless evening dress featuring a belted waist, scooped neckline, and a floor-length skirt with wide box pleats that extend down from the upper hips. The bodice also appears to have similar box pleats that are located between the lower chest and waistline. Fashion designer Natacha Rambova hired Orrick to produce this sketch and many others.

Related Terms

graphite

Location

box 5, folder 12

Identifier

KA0067_000019

Use Restrictions

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




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