9 in (width) x 11 in (height)
Sleeveless evening dress featuring a floor-length flared skirt and contrasting trim around the waistline and neckline, which extends down to form a geometric shape across the front bodice. The trim (presumably ribbon) is weaved into the dress around the hips and ties into a long bow at the front. The sketch features additional views of the dress, including a back view that shows a deep pyramidal neckline. Fashion designer Natacha Rambova hired Orrick to produce this sketch and many others.
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Natacha Rambova; Mildred Orrick. Sleeveless Evening Dress with Ribbon and Geometric Design.
circa 1930. Mildred Orrick fashion and costume sketches; Private commissions (KA0067.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 24 Jun 2019
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