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Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketchesPrivate commissions (KA0067.03) ➔ Evening Dress with Tiered and Ruffled Skirt

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

Evening dress of unknown material featuring thin shoulder straps and a floor-length skirt that consists of numerous tiers. The sketch shows the back view of the dress, revealing a plunging v-shaped neckline that extends down to the waist, as well as a wide panel of ruffles extending down the center back of the skirt. Fashion designer Natacha Rambova hired Orrick to produce this sketch and many others.

Related Terms

graphite

Location

box 5, folder 12

Identifier

KA0067_000021

Use Restrictions

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




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